USA.- Today the 2021 edition of the MET Gala, the most important event for fashion lovers in the world and which will be attended by some of the most important celebrities of the moment: Timothée Chalamet, Billie Eilish, Amanda Gorman, Naomi Osaka y Tom Ford, among others that remain to be confirmed.
The most original gala of New York will be held after the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Vogue USA Magazine, in charge of one of the biggest social events of the year, will be forced to postpone indefinitely and then cancel the event due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The event organized by the iconic Anna Wintour aims to raise funds for the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of New York, this year its long walkway will unfold over the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) in New York under the theme “America“Which will require celebrities to wear models designed to remember and celebrate all things American fashion.
American fashion redesign
Through their design proposals, celebrities will be tasked with reexamining the identity of American fashion, especially influenced by the political and social justice movements that have generated a great change in recent years.
According to the Vogue Magazine, the dress code for gala attendees this year requires the use of face masks. In addition, attendees will have to present a receipt that proves their complete vaccination schedule and one negative PCR test at least one day prior to the event.
Where to see the catwalk?
The prelude to MET Gala 2021 will be broadcast through the television network “E! Entretainment” starting at 4:00 p.m. MexicoYou can also follow the step by step through the official site of the American Vogue magazine or through its various social networks.
A new logistics
Also, this time the event will be “innermost”And will coincide with the closing of the New York Fashion WeekTherefore, for the first time, it will be divided into two different parts that will be presented in a staggered manner.
The first of them will be titled “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion”And will open its doors from September 18, 2021 to September 5, 2022. Its objective is“ to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Costume Institute and explore the modern vocabulary of American fashion ”.
The second, “In America: An Anthology oh Fashion“, It will open on May 5, 2022 but will also close on September 5, 2022, and” It will explore the development of American fashion by presenting narratives that are related to the complex histories of those spaces. ” This second stage will already be accompanied by a WITH Gala to use, which will be held on the first Monday in May, that is, on May 2, 2022.
An inclusive menu
On the other hand, the gala will feature a super special menu that will serve all its guests: a plant-based menu. This decision is aligned with its mission to promote equity, diversity and inclusion in order to somehow be in tune with this year’s motto: American independence.
The culinary work of this prestigious celebration is in charge of 10 chefs They will prepare a menu of canapés, a main dish and desserts made with plants. These cooks were chosen by the famous chef Marcus Samuelsson.
The list includes renowned experts in the culinary arts Junghyun Park of Atomix, Aquavit Executive Chef Emma Bengtsson, Le Bernardin Pastry Chef Thomas Raquel, Fariyal Abdullahi, Nasim Alikhani, Lazarus Lynch, Erik Ramirez, Sophia Roe, Simone Tong and Fabian von Hauske.