The Met Gala, which was postponed final yr because of the pandemic, is all set to be held in 2021. However that’s not all; this yr, the occasion may need a particular host.
A supply instructed Web page Six that poet Amanda Gorman, who made history by reciting at Joe Biden’s Presidential inauguration, has been approached to host the 2021 occasion, together with CFDA chairman Tom Ford.
The style bash is often held in Might yearly to have a good time the opening of the Metropolitan Museum’s annual vogue exhibit. This yr, nevertheless, the occasion is more likely to happen in September, the supply revealed to the outlet.
Whereas the gala is often held on the primary Monday of Might, the identical wouldn’t be doable in September or it will conflict with Labour Day, which is a federal vacation within the US. The gala is reportedly going to be held on September 13, 2021.
One other report by PopSugar, nevertheless, cited a supply saying that the gala will not be formally confirmed but. “We’ve not but introduced the subsequent Costume Institute exhibition or gala,” the supply was quoted as saying.
The 2020 Met Gala was initially themed “About Time: Trend and Period” and was on account of be co-chaired by Louis Vuitton artistic director Nicolas Ghesquière, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Meryl Streep, Emma Stone and Anna Wintour. It was indefinitely postponed in March final yr.