Kylie and Kendall Jenner with Kim Kardashian at the 2019 Satisfied Gala (Getty Photos for The Fulfilled Museum/)
Roll up the purple carpet, simply because there will be no Met Gala in 2020.
Following the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s mid-March selection to close its doorways and postpone the glitzy ball “indefinitely” in the encounter of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Met announced on Tuesday that this year’s celebration has been referred to as off solely.
The Costume Institute’s “About Time: Vogue and Duration” show, which would have established the topic for the 2020 fête, is however set to open on October 29 and run via February 7, 2021. The Fulfilled now designs to reopen all over mid-August, whilst all talks, tours, concerts and events have been canceled through the conclude of the 12 months.
A spokeswoman for the Met told WWD that the 2021 gala will be centered on future year’s Costume Institute exhibition, which has not nonetheless been introduced.
When it was initially introduced that the Vogue-hosted bash wouldn’t take area on the usual day, style-hungry supporters sprang into action, recreating iconic appears to be like from earlier Achieved Galas at dwelling. Celebs like Mindy Kaling and Adam Rippon got in on the enjoyment, far too — and Katy Perry even shared a glimpse at the infant bump-accommodating look she’d prepared to wear on the major night time.
Time to start off looking ahead to the first Monday of future May.