New York | It’s one of the most famous staircases on the planet: the Metropolitan Museum of Art gala in New York began Monday night with a lavish parade of stars for a benevolent evening, two editions turned upside down by the epidemic.
The “Med Gala 2022” in central Manhattan is already creating images of stars carrying trendy, glamorous, incredible outfits or political messages, adorned by major fashion brands, on the steps of the Metropolitan Museum. Art (Med).
Are the dress code of this party the most selected on the planet 2022? “Guilded Glamor”, “Guilded Age”, words referring to the American Golden Age in the late 19th century.
The list of hundreds of fashion, music, film, political or business stars – mostly American – was kept secret until the last minute: we’re talking about Beyonc,, Billy Elish, Justin Bieber, Olivia Rodrigo, Megan the Stallion and Strome. But so did Elon Musk, Hillary Clinton, Glenn Klose and Camille Cotin.
Priest Anna Vindoor
YouTube Emma Chamberlain arrives at the premiere in a classic Louis Vuitton costume, followed by the event’s High Priest, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue Anna Winter, in Chanel costume.
She will check the invitations. Her fans believe that a ritual for Rihanna looks like a round belly of a future mother.
Even if invited, the ticket price is high: $ 35,000 per place for dinner, a table paid by a host for $ 200,000 to $ 300,000, according to unofficial figures for 2021. The total is estimated to be over $ 16 million.
The 2021 edition was moved to September due to an epidemic – after a total cancellation in 2020 – with Billy Elish presenting the show transforming into a Marilyn Monroe with a platinum blonde hair and peach colored train dress Oscar de la Renta.
“Taxes for the Rich”
The Oaxacio-Cortez Museum of American Left Alexandria created a stir in her ivory costume designed by Brooklyn designer Aurora James, transcending the red letters and creating the words “TAX THE RICH”.
In the pure American philanthropic tradition, the evening of the first Monday in May, the Med (The Costume Institute) aims to fund the fashion industry and coincide with its flagship annual exhibition. It was presented to the first lady of the United States, Jill Biden, on Monday morning, who saw it as “a celebration of the designers and civilization that shaped America’s true identity.”
Make way this year for the American “Anthology of Fashion”, a retrospective of the 19th and 20th centuries of hundreds of originally reviewed and originally highlighted by directors and designers such as Sofia Coppola, Martin Scorsese or Tom Ford.
Journalists and editors of Vogue and other Conte Nast topics (such as GQ, Vanity Fair, Glamor, etc.) have launched a movement to form a union, which they recalled on social media with Vogue cover paste: “Med Gala 2022 has served a very long time. Night “.
In steps, all odds are possible. In 2019, singer and actor Billy Porter appeared as the god of the sun, spreading golden wings and being carried by men with muscles.
But who would match Lady Gaga and her striptease, starting with the big fuchsia dress and ending with the black lingerie lying on the steps?
Created in 1948, the gala has long been reserved for New York’s highest society, but Anna Windor, who took over in 1995, transformed it into a “people” event to suit the era of social networking. . This year, Adam Moseri, President of Instagram, was also given the honorary position of Honorary Co-Chairman with Anna Windor and stylist Tom Ford.
The evening is co-chaired by four stars: actor duo Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds, Oscar-winning actress Regina King and comedian-musician Lynn-Manuel Miranda, composer of the Broadway hit Hamilton and author of several pieces of music. Disney.
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