ABOUT JEAN-PHILIPPE PITER
Jean-Philippe Piter is a French photographer, publisher and art director. Born in Senegal on April 4th, 1968, he moved from Africa to France at 16 to pursue his study of photography. He started his career as an interior design and architecture photographer working for Philippe Starck and Christian Liaigre. He moves to Saint-Barthélemy FWI in 1997 and began publishing his magazine PURE ST-BARTH in 2005. PURE ST-BARTH is documenting the unique lifestyle and people of St-Barth and over the years has become the visual reference of the island. Jean-Philippe is also well known for his portraits of celebrities and art nudes. His work has been published in magazines around the world including Photo, GQ, Vanity Fair, Citizen K, W, Vogue UK, Interiors, Numéro, Times magazine, amongst others. He is currently focusing on Art Nudes, Interiors, Architecture and Private Sessions. When he is not travelling for assignments he is sharing his time between the Bahamas and St. Barthélemy in the French West Indies.