Met Gala 2021 will see actor Timothee Chalamet, singer-songwriter Billie Eilish co-chair the occasion together with tennis participant Naomi Osaka and Amanda Gorman.
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2021 12:37 PM IST
Oscar-nominated actor Timothee Chalamet and a number of Grammy-winning musician Billie Eilish might be part of this yr’s Met Gala Host Committee together with tennis champion Naomi Osaka and poet Amanda Gorman.
Organised by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the fundraising gala is scheduled to be held in New York on September 13, pending authorities Covid-19 pointers.
The occasion marks the opening of the Costume Institute’s annual trend exhibit.
On its official Twitter web page, the Met stated the Costume Institute’s main supply of annual funding — “will have fun the upcoming two-part exhibition ‘In America’ specializing in the historical past of American trend and honouring the seventy fifth anniversary of The Costume Institute”.
The gala will return stay and in individual this yr to launch a two-part exhibition on American trend, one in every of which is able to embrace the involvement of assorted movie administrators within the staging of the exhibit on the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Each a part of the exhibition — one opening later this yr, the opposite subsequent spring — will get its personal gala: The September 13 gala might be a smaller-scale occasion with Covid-19 protocols, and will launch ‘In America: A Lexicon of Fashion’, opening on September 18, reported Deadline.