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Art of the In-Between at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Every May, regular visitors to the Metropolitan Museum of Art know that one of the best exhibitions of the year is about to open –  the Costume Institute’s Spring Exhibition. 309 more words

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From the Beautiful to the Grotesque

Above, her own words, Rei Kawakubo. We had a chance to catch this show at The Met last week, and I’ve been thinking about it ever since. 83 more words

Met Gala 2017: Best Dressed

At the heart of the Met Gala is this year’s Costume Institute exhibition, “Rei Kawakubo / Comme Des Garçons: Art of the In-Between.” The display of avant-garde styles and unusual silhouettes shaped the evening, which paid tribute to Japanese fashion designer Rei Kawakubo, founder and creative director of… 448 more words


The MET Gala 2017 Fails To Pay Tribute to Rei Kawakubo

May, the first, 2017. Celebrities, models and designers are stepping into the most famous red carpet of New York: the annual MET Gala, aimed at raising funds for the… 1,452 more words


Met Gala Looks 2017: Rei Kawakubo and Commes des Garcons

Hello hello! It’s the first Monday of May, y’all. So, you know what that means?

The Annual Met Gala has arrived. Christians have Easter. The (non-fashion) gays have Pride. 200 more words

The Met Gala 2017 Theme: Rei Kawakubo / Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between

The Costume Institute’s spring 2017 exhibition will examine the work of Japanese fashion designer Rei Kawakubo, known for her avant-garde designs and ability to challenge conventional notions of beauty, good taste, and fashionability. 217 more words

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First Monday in May 2017 at the MET

Departing from last year’s Manus X Machina tech-centric theme, this year’s annual fund-raising for the Metropolitan Museum of Art revisits the long-abandoned concept of celebrating the talent of a living designer, which has not been constituted by the museum since its 1983 exhibition on the work of the then-living Yves Saint Laurent. 480 more words