A photographic peek into Sustain-Release, the two-day techno summer camp deep in the woods of Upstate New York. By Mike Servito, NYC

Cultures all over the world host lavish coming-of-age celebrations to mark young men’s and women’s transitions into adulthood., By Malina Bickford, LA

Nada cracks the glittering glass ceiling of Paris’ most elusive It Girl clique in one heady, endless night in “Paris Private Parties”. By Nada Diane Fridi, Paris

Get the lowdown on the first ladies of the east London 1990s R’n’B and hip-hop revival – aka Dalston’s Work It. By Luci Ellis, London

NYC’s “cleaned up” party scene just isn’t the same. The clubs are closed, the drugs don’t work and the club kids got old. By Natalie Dembinska London

Not yet a member of the international art world’s notorious party scene? Axel gives you a taste of what you’ve been missing. By Axel Mörner, Stockholm