Two series by Swiss photographer Gérard Musy, Lustres et Lamées, take us back to the seductive nights of the 1980s. In these sophisticated black-and-white photos, genders and classes blend together into a potent cocktail of nocturnal energy. In Paris, there was the Palace and Les Bains Douches. In New York, nightclubs were a common ground for bankers and graffiti artists, and in London, the magazine Skin Two introduced the world to fetishism. Parties overwhelmed the city, from bars to clubs, from cocktails to concerts in a euphoric orgy of sex, drugs and music.
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