Metropolitan Museum of Art

Grace Coddington, Nicolas Ghesquiere and Alina Cho at The Met.

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Nicolas Ghesquière and Grace Coddington Talk Fashion, Collaborating, Brigitte Macron and Mick Jagger

Both Coddington and Ghesquiere moved at the age of 18 to find their callings in major fashion cities without any solid work lined up.

clock October 23, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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EXCLUSIVE: Pat McGrath Labs Partners With The Met on Second Collaboration

Spanning cosmetics and apparel, The Adorned Collection is inspired by an exhibit coming to the museum next month.

clock October 10, 2018Alexa Tietjen

Nicolas Ghesquière

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Nicolas Ghesquière and Grace Coddington to Speak With Alina Cho at the Met

Nicolas Ghesquière and Grace Coddington will talk shop with Alina Cho at the Met next month.

clock September 21, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Metropolitan Museum of Art, main entrance, New York City, USAVARIOUS

Fashion Scoops

The Met Names Nancy Chilton Chief External Relations Officer of the Costume Institute

Staging Costume Institute press events in the Forbidden City and in Rome with Vatican officials during an unexpected snowstorm have been a few of Chilton’s memorable work days.

clock September 14, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

The December show at The Met will mark the third time Chanel has shown in New York and will be the first time in more than a decade.

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Chanel Returning to the Met for Its Pre-Fall Show

The museum — which hosted a Chanel exhibit in 2005 — will be the site of its next Métiers d’Art fashion show on Dec. 4.

clock September 4, 2018WWD Staff

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from the Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, late–early 13 (ca. 1850–1775 B.C.)

Fashion Scoops

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Plans ‘Jewelry: The Body Transformed’ Exhibition for Fall

An encyclopedic assortment including headdresses, ear ornaments, brooches, belts, necklaces and rings spanning from 2,600 B.C.E. until the present day will be featured.

clock July 17, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Byronesque has found religion — just in time for the Met Gala.

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The Gospel, According to Byronesque

The e-commerce site is addressing sartorial sins.

clock May 7, 2018Sharon Edelson

A 1936 Lanvin evening dress on view at "Heavenly Bodies" in The Met.

People

True Confessions: James Martin Discusses His Take on ‘Heavenly Bodies’ Exhibition at the Met’s Costume Institute

Curator in charge Andrew Bolton was referred to James Martin by former Met president Emily Rafferty.

clock May 7, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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Miuccia Muses in Manhattan

Before showing her cruise collection, Miuccia Prada chatted with WWD about low-key subjects: fashion, politics and religion.

clock May 7, 2018Bridget Foley

"Heavenly Bodies" features an array of designer pieces.

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The Met’s Costume Institute Unveils ‘Heavenly Bodies’

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.

clock May 7, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Naeem KhanYoungArts New York Gala presented by Max Mara, New York, USA - 18 Apr 2018

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YoungArts Takes Over the Temple of Dendur

The organization featured performances by young alumni.

clock April 19, 2018Kristen Tauer

'Visitors to Versailles' is on view through July 29.

Fashion Scoops

‘Visitors to Versailles’ Bows at The Met to Shed Some Light on Fashion

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.

clock April 9, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Tilda Swinton

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Tilda Swinton, Greta Gerwig Fete Wes Anderson at ‘Isle of Dogs’ Premiere

Bill Murray, Frances McDormand and Courtney B. Vance were also among the animated film’s cast in attendance Tuesday evening.

clock March 21, 2018Andrew Nodell

Angelica Cheung, Wendy Yu and Caroline Rush

Fashion Scoops

Yu Holdings Establishes Endowment for Curator in Charge at The Costume Institute

Effective immediately, Andrew Bolton assumes the title of Wendy Yu curator in charge of The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute.

clock March 6, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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Capucci RTW Fall 2018

Creative director Mario Dice beefed up the heritage label’s daywear as it seeks to expand into Asia.

clock February 23, 2018Joelle Diderich

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