The Metropolitan Museum in New York announced, the day before yesterday, that the annual “Met Gala” party will be organized in two stages, on September 13, and then on May 2, 2022.
The first part of the ceremony, which will bring together some of the most prominent celebrities, will be organized within the framework of a theme related to the exhibition of fashion at the Metropolitan Museum, in a “more intimate” format with a commitment to the “health rules” that will be applied on the date of the event in September, before returning to its normal form in the spring of the year. Next.
Usually, the “Met Gala” party is held in early May, but it was canceled in 2020 due to the “Covid-19” pandemic.
The event is organized by tradition to fund the Metropolitan Museum’s “Custom Institute”, which is dedicated to fashion, with a budget independent of the museum.
The famous fashion-activist journalist Anna Wintour, a board member of the Custom Institute, took over the running of the event since the mid-1990s and has undergone many transformations.
And after it was dedicated to the elite in New York, the famous annual party opened up to the world of show, and now hosts models, stars in acting and singing, and even in reality television, like the Kardashian sisters.
Wintour, who is editor-in-chief of the famous fashion magazine “Vogue”, made the ceremony a prominent event among celebrities, commensurate with the requirements of the era of social networks and the popularization of fashion among various groups of society, to the extent that it competes with the “Oscar”.
The “Met Gala” ceremony usually marks the launch of the annual exhibition of the “Custom Institute”.
The event was canceled in 2020 due to the “Covid-19” pandemic.
The concert hosts models, acting and singing stars.
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