The Met Gala is considered to be one of the few major fashion events of the year, attended by famous movie stars and models from around the world.
The Met Gala is held every year on the first Monday of May at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York City, USA.
The purpose of the event is to raise funds for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute. Traditionally, this event marks the beginning of the museum’s year-round fashion events. The museum plays an important role in promoting the work of fashion designers from around the world and millions of dollars are raised every year through the Met Gala.
This year, the first exhibition at the museum will be held as a tribute to the late German designer Karl Otto Lagerfeld (Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty), so Met Gala attendees will also meet Lagerfeld’s fashions. They paid homage to him by dressing up in burning clothes.
The Met Gala is attended by showbiz and other celebrities from around the world, they all have a photo session followed by a sumptuous dinner with a musical program.
Every year the Met Gala makes news for the unique outfits donned by celebrities. Let’s see the pictures of the guests attending the event and the outfits they wore.