Metropolitan Museum of Art

September 3, 1998, Southfield, Michigan, USA: SANDY SCHREIER at her home in Southfield, Michigan in 1998. Sandy Schreier's collection of 20th century fashion represents the largest and finest private collection in the world. New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art and other museums as well, are planning to present  entire exhibitions of this collection. (Credit Image: © Susan Tusa /Detroit Free Press via ZUMA Wire)

Fashion Scoops

The Met Plans to Reopen Aug. 29, Will Extend Sandy Schreier Exhibition

The Fifth Avenue museum plans to reopen with reduced hours and at 25 percent of its normal capacity.

clock July 17, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Lady Gaga arrives on the red carpet for the 2019 Met Gala, the annual benefit for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute, in New York, New York, USA, 06 May 2019. The event coincides with the Met Costume Institute's new spring 2019 exhibition, 'Camp: Notes on Fashion', which runs from 09 May until 08 September 2019.Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of Camp: Notes on Fashion, Arrivals, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA - 06 May 2019

Fashion Scoops

This Year’s Met Gala Is Called Off; ‘About Time: Fashion and Duration’ Still On

The Met expects to resume the gala and other special events next year.

clock May 19, 2020Misty White Sidell and Rosemary Feitelberg

Artists of all disciplines are eligible for the grants.

Fashion Scoops

Artists and Fashion Designers Can Apply for $5,000 Grants From Artists Relief Fund

With the average artist, painter, sculptor or illustrator earning $58,370 annually, many artists are seeking financial assistance due to the shutdown.

clock April 8, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Lizzo and Marc JacobsCostume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of Camp: Notes on Fashion, Arrivals, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA - 06 May 2019

Media

The Met Gala Has Been Postponed

Anna Wintour made the announcement at the same time as criticising President Trump’s response to COVID-19.

clock March 16, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

The Museums, Institutes and Fashion Schools Impacted by the Coronavirus

Fashion Scoops

Coronavirus Pandemic: The NYC Museums, Cultural Institutions and Fashion Schools Temporarily Closing

A number of art, fashion and entertainment institutes have closed in response to the outbreak.

clock March 13, 2020Layla Ilchi

Models on the catwalkTomo Koizumi show, Runway, Fall Winter 2019, New York Fashion Week, USA - 08 Feb 2019

Designer and Luxury

Next LVMH Prize Winner Is Probably Famous Already on Instagram

The list of 20 semifinalists includes many brands that owe their burgeoning notoriety to social media and influencers.

clock February 14, 2020Joelle Diderich

Alexander McQueen Fall 2003

Designer and Luxury

Alexander McQueen Inciting Resale Buyers

Styles by the late designer, who has been called a genius, are going on sale today.

clock February 7, 2020Sharon Edelson

Jordan Roth.

Fashion Scoops

Jordan Roth to Draw Back the Curtain on Art, Costume During Talk With Alina Cho

Overseeing five Broadway theaters as Jujamcyn Theaters’ president, Roth has a comprehensive view of costumes and fashion.

clock January 22, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Christian Siriano RTW Spring 2020

Fashion Scoops

Christian Siriano to Help Maryland Historical Society Unveil ‘Spectrum of Fashion’

The upcoming exhibition will showcase 400 years of fashion from the Maryland Historical Society’s collection.

clock October 2, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Karl Lagerfeld

Fashion Features

Met to Mount Karl Lagerfeld Exhibition in 2022: Sources

Andrew Bolton, head curator of the Met’s Costume Institute, is to conceive the showcase, according to sources.

clock August 1, 2019Miles Socha

Arthur McGee, B. Michael, Cicely Tyson==MET Luncheon in Honor of Fashion Designer ARTHUR MCGEE==The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC==January 26, 2009==© Patrick McMullan==Photo - CLINT SPAULDING/PatrickMcMullan.com====

People

Pioneering Designer Arthur McGee, 86, to Be Honored at Memorial

The New York-based designer helped to pave the way for a legion of African American designers.

clock July 19, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Andrew Bolton

Fashion Scoops

Andrew Bolton: 2020 Show to Highlight Met’s Permanent Collection

Next year will mark the 150th anniversary of the museum.

clock June 26, 2019Tianwei Zhang

An owl corset created by Maison Lesage

Fashion Features

Lesage Art Director Hubert Barrère Unveils Mystical Embroidery Exhibition

The seven embroidered pieces presented at Parisian auction house Artcurial required 2,500 hours of work.

clock May 21, 2019Fleur Burlet

Jayne Wrightsman

Fashion Scoops

Remembering Art Benefactor Jayne Wrightsman

Wrightsman and her late husband were known for their support of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

clock April 22, 2019Layla Ilchi

Jayne Wrightsman

Fashion Scoops

Jayne Wrightsman, Art Benefactor, Dies at 99

clock April 22, 2019Layla Ilchi

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Saint Laurent Acquires Major Private Collection of Vintage YSL Clothes

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