Is the Met Gala Occurring This 12 months? Here is What We Know
Whereas final yr’s Met Gala was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, it looks as if there could also be hope for a 2021 occasion. On April 8, Web page Six first reported the most important style social gathering of the yr was certainly taking place this yr, citing an insider supply. The insider reportedly revealed the Met Gala will happen on Sept. 13, although the occasion has historically all the time been scheduled for the primary Monday in Could, and added that Vogue is contemplating tapping poet Amanda Gorman and Tom Ford for internet hosting duties.
Nonetheless, in a press release shared to POPSUGAR, a supply from the Costume Institute stated, “Now we have not but introduced the subsequent Costume Institute exhibition or gala.” Although it appears to be like like plans for this yr’s Met Gala have but to be confirmed, here is hoping there’s fact to the rumors. We will not wait to see our favourite stars beautiful on the purple carpet!
The 2020 Met Gala, which was themed “About Time,” was initially deliberate to be hosted by Louis Vuitton, with Artistic Director Nicolas Ghesquière serving as cochair alongside Emma Stone, Meryl Streep, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and, in fact, Anna Wintour. Whereas the occasion was canceled in Could, the “About Time: Trend and Period” exhibit nonetheless ran on the Met museum from Oct. 29, 2020 via Feb. 7, 2021, after the Met reopened at restricted capability in August 2020. In lieu of an in-person gala, Vogue livestreamed a digital style occasion, A Second With the Met, on the unique date.