Unique homes Jenny & Paul McCabe
Foto Valentina Angeloni
After living both in New York and Stockholm, Jenny and Paul McCabe settled down in Milan where they live in an apartment in the city centre together with their three daughters. The beautiful apartment with the high ceilings, spacious rooms, iconic period floors, original detailing and surrounding balconies is located in a historical palazzo.
Within the art and design world the couple are a well-known duo, Paul has worked as an international art advisor and art dealer for many years focusing on building art collections for private clients. Since moving to Milan Jenny has focused on Ulving McCabe, a side business to McCabe Fine Art where she is working on curated interiors for private clients.
Tell us about your home?
– We live together with our three children and our dog Ilse in the city centre of Milano in a historical palazzo building built-in 1938 by the famous engineer Azimonti. When we went down to Milan from Stockholm to find our new home three years ago, this was the apartment we fell madly in love with. With the high ceilings, spacious rooms, time typical floors, original details and surrounding balconies, it was everything we could ever have dreamt of.
On what way does your personalities reflects your home?
– Our home is a collection of furniture and art we have gathered throughout the years. Pieces we love and cherish, combined with contemporary and custom-designed furniture to tie our vision together. There is a strong focus on our beloved Scandinavian design; Ditzel, Wegner, Kjaerholm, Arne Jacobson, Bergholms, Pape…combined with Italian classics, Gio Ponti, Luigi Caccia Diminioni, Marco Zanuso, Ico Parisi, Gardella, and Franco Albini. Above all, it is the art that we love and every acquisition has a story, works by` Rashid Johnson, Olivier Mosset, Pamela Rosenkranz, Damien Hirst, Lisa Brice, Nicholas Hlobo and more…
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