Met Gala announces 2020 exhibition theme, About Time: Fashion and Duration
The Met Gala, the annual fundraising event for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York City, has announced the theme of its 2020 exhibition, About Time: Fashion and Duration. On show from May to September, the exhibition will officially be inaugurated by the high octane celebrity-attended Gala. Arguably New...
10 Nov 2019
Metropolitan Museum announces spring 2020 Costume Institute exhibition
The Metropolitan Museum of Art will host "About Time: Fashion and Duration" for its annual spring Costume Institute exhibition. On view from May 7, 2020 through September 7, the show will also aid in the museum's ongoing celebration of its 150th anniversary, as it illustrates 150 years of fashion history. “This exhibition will consider the...
7 Nov 2019
Met's Costume Institute to exhibit "Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion"
New York's Met Museum's Costume Institute aims to unravel the mysteries of fashion and its collecting process with a new exhibition opening this autumn. Titled "Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion," the idea to make fashion relatable will show a selection of landmark creations it acquired from its 35,000 strong archive. In order to demystify the...
28 Jul 2016
Fashion embraces technology at the Met Gala
The Met Gala's annual red carpet of celebrities and high octane fashion is a guilty pleasure to see, but so too is its excellently-curated exhibition. Currently on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute is Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, where over 120 pieces of haute couture and ready-to-wear fashion are...
3 May 2016
Moda Operandi to launch punk-inspired collection
Online designer boutique, Moda Operandi, the mainsponsor for the Costume Institute’s ‘Punk Chaos to Couture’ exhibition, has announced that it is to launch an exclusive punk-inspired collection. The line will feature more than 100 items, from apparel to accessories, one-of-a-kind customised pieces, and vintage fashion and art objects that all...
16 Apr 2013
Schiaparelli and Prada Met Ball
On Monday the Costume Institute Gala in New York City hosted its annual Met Ball with the exhibition: "Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations." Chaired by US Vogue editor Anna Wintour, the event sees the best of fashion and couture worn by the world's leading designers, models, actresses and socialites. Images: Getty Images
8 May 2012