Metropolitan Museum announces spring 2020 Costume Institute exhibition
The Metropolitan Museum of Art will host "About Time: Fashion and Duration" for its annual spring Costume Institute exhibition. On view from May 7, 2020 through September 7, the show will also aid in the museum's ongoing celebration of its 150th anniversary, as it illustrates 150 years of fashion history. “This exhibition will consider the...
7 Nov 2019
From high-fashion to custom sneakers: Will 3D printing disrupt the fashion industry?
Fashion companies and designers from Adidas to Iris van Herpen have started exploring 3D printing in the past few years, while designer Zac Posen wowed the world with his otherworldly 3D-couture outfits at the Met Gala earlier in May. Although the technology offers seemingly unlimited possibilities to designers, hurdles still remain for its...
28 May 2019
Video: Harry Styles, Florence Welch and Jared Leto fittings for the Met Gala 2019
A design process curated over months that began in Gucci’s design studio in Rome, the gowns and suits of the Met Gala take shape under the eye of Gucci Creative Director Alessandro Michele. Source: Youtube, Gucci
14 May 2019
Video: Met Gala 2019: Sasha Velour's Critical Camp Eye | WWD
Watch "Ru Paul's Drag Race" star Sasha Velour break down some of the looks spotted on the 2019 Met Gala pink carpet with WWD's Eye Editor Leigh Nordstrom and Style Director Alex Badia. Source: Youtube, WWD
14 May 2019
Video: Camp: Notes on Fashion Gallery Views | Fashion at The Met
Gallery views of The Costume Institute's spring 2019 exhibition, Camp: Notes on Fashion, narrated by exhibition curator Andrew Bolton. Source: Youtube, The Met
14 May 2019
Video: Met's exhibition Camp: Notes on Fashion
Watch a video preview of the exhibition Camp: Notes on Fashion, on view at The Met Fifth Avenue from May 9 through September 8, 2019. Source: The Met, YouTube.
6 May 2019
Catholic 'heavenly' fashion breaks NY Met record
It was the ambitious New York exhibition that brought together haute couture and Vatican treasures, treading delicately so as to keep the Catholic Church on side, and it appears to have paid off. The Metropolitan Museum of Art said Thursday that 1.66 million visitors flocked to its 2018 Costume Institute show, "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the...
12 Oct 2018
Video: Met Gala 2018 Exclusive | Art of Style: Andrew Bolton
Andrew Bolton has curated some of the most innovative exhibits the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute has ever displayed. Tour the famed museum with Bolton himself as he discusses the role of fashion as art and previews this spring's exhibition, Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination. Source: M2M - Made To Measure,...
17 May 2018
Video: Minidoc - Religious Symbolism in High Fashion
Whether it's Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, or Alexander McQueen, religious iconography has long found its way onto the runway. Source: M2M - Made To Measure, YouTube.
17 May 2018
Video: Met Gala 2018 - Tommy Hilfiger Atelier
If the devil is in the details, every masterpiece from the Tommy Hilfiger Atelier is heavenly. See the artistry behind the designs – from concept to final touch – inspired by tonight’s Met Gala theme “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” Source: Tommy Hilfiger, YouTube.
8 May 2018
Catholic 'fashion' items to be displayed in New York
The Vatican will lend around 40 ecclesiastical works to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York for an exhibition focusing on the Catholic religion's impact on fashion, organisers said on Monday. Items such as papal rings and crowns worn by various popes from the 18th and 19th centuries will go on display, including precious treasures from...
27 Feb 2018