Curator in charge Andrew Bolton was referred to James Martin by former Met president Emily Rafferty.
Rick Owens, Rodarte, Lanvin, Chanel, Balenciaga, Yves Saint Laurent and Valentino are among the designers featured in the show which spans a few areas in The Met and The Cloisters.
In addition to Benjamin Franklin’s rarely seen three-piece suit, the exhibition will feature furniture, tapestries, carpets, costumes, porcelain, sculpture and more from the 17th and 18th centuries.
Bill Murray, Frances McDormand and Courtney B. Vance were also among the animated film’s cast in attendance Tuesday evening.
Effective immediately, Andrew Bolton assumes the title of Wendy Yu curator in charge of The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute.
A press preview for the upcoming “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” exhibition is scheduled for Feb. 26 in Rome.
After starting his own company in 2001 from his own apartment, Browne has built an international brand with 130 employees.
Curator in charge Andrew Bolton praised her “scholarly background in literature and cultural studies, and conceptual approach to museology.”
The multilayered exhibition will be held at The Met Fifth Avenue in both the medieval galleries and the Anna Wintour Costume Center, as well as The Met Cloisters.
Manolo Blahnik has a new documentary out Friday and his traveling museum exhibition bows in Madrid in November.
Before a signing for their new book, Grace Coddington and Michael Roberts discussed their decades-long friendship and many-sided careers.