A group of youngsters gathering outside of a club -- Saturday night fever in Bamako/Mali; couples performing the Mali twist in a disco, wild combinations of traditional African clothing and shiny western shirts lit by the stroboscope of a late night party, and the beauty of having fun, drinking, dancing to the music -- the nightlife of thirty years ago in the city of famous photographer Seydou Keita, captured by his "younger brother", photographer Malick Sidibe. Sidibe's genre pictures, group portraits, images of couples in ...

Malick Sidibe 1998, Scalo Publishers

ISBN-13: 9783931141936