Historically, the extravaganza falls on the primary Monday in Could, however 2020’s installment was postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic and the 2021 occasion will now occur on September 18. Thus, this yr the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork’s (Met) 2020 exhibition of “In America: A Lexicon of Vogue,” will develop into Act I of a two-part affair.
The annual fundraising galas happen in New York Metropolis and profit the Met’s Costume Institute. Though the 2020 exhibition did open final yr on the Met, the over-the-top purple carpet occasion, which usually delivers in its stage of daring seems to be, was absent from the celebration, as too was the who’s who of celebrities, designers and different trade A-listers.
This yr’s costume code is “American Independence” and half one, referred to as “In America,” will characteristic a small showcase this September. Half two will function a continued look into the life and occasions of the American trend trade and shall be unveiled on Could 5, 2022, when the gala jumps again to its often scheduled programming with the introduction of “In America: An Anthology of Vogue.”
Timothée Chalamet, Billie Eilish, Amanda Gorman and Naomi Osaka will function co-chairs of the gala whereas Tom Ford, Adam Mosseri and Anna Wintour will function honorary chairs.