Everything You Need to Know About the Met Gala in 2021. Following the virtualization of last year’s edition and the postponement of this year’s due to the ongoing pandemic, the Met Gala will take place this month in a smaller environment.
Regardless of the tiny setting, the Met Gala is likely to be a star-studded affair. A definitive guest list has not been released, but many of today’s greatest celebrities are expected to attend, including this year’s co-chairs Timothée Chalamet, Billie Eilish, Amanda Gorman, and Naomi Osaka.
WWD has compiled a list of everything you need to know about the 2021 Met Gala. Continue reading to learn more.
When and where is the Met Gala in 2021?
This year’s Met Gala will be held in a smaller venue at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on September 13th. Due to the pandemic, the annual event, which is usually held on the first Monday of May, has been moved to September.
The 2021 Met Gala will take place immediately following New York Fashion Week, which runs from September 8 to September 12.
What is the theme for this year?
The topic of the 2021 Met Gala and related museum exhibition is “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion.”
Who are the co-chairs of the Met Gala in 2021?