A white belvedere looking out towards the Mediterranean, H99 plays on the use of materials and southern colours.


“One of the inspirations is, quite simply, the sea. You’re looking out to sea, to the Mediterranean and the port with its outlines of boats that I find magnificent. I have a passion for liners. You can see some of these curved lines in H99, although they’re not intended to be metaphorical. And then there are the colours, with white and sky-blue. They’re the colours of the Mediterranean …”


Extract of an interview with Jean-Baptiste Pietri by Florence Accorsi H99, Une Tour à Marseille, published by Ante Prima/ AAM publications