As a gathering of many famous faces with beautiful and unique outfits, Met Gala has many reasons to become the biggest fashion party of the year.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York once designated the theme for 2020 as “About Time: Fashion and Duration”. The fans have been looking forward to the Met Gala 2020 because the event marked the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the museum.
Every year, after the Met Gala event, not only the grave but also the people around the world have the opportunity to talk about the red carpet outfits of the stars. However, not everyone fully understands the impact of this event on the entertainment industry in general and the fashion industry in particular.
Initially, according to records of the Metropolitan Museum, Met Gala ‘s precursor was named the Party of the Year. In particular, the event includes many forms of entertainment such as satire, lottery and beauty contests in historical costumes.
Vogue ‘s previous editor – Diana Vreeland – began to bring a new face to the event as a consultant since 1972. In addition to hosting cult exhibitions, she assigned specific topics. For event and party use as the opening ceremony. Since then, the gala has become the inauguration party for many exhibitions such as “The Glory of Russian Costume”, “La Belle Époque”, “The World of Balenciaga” …
Continuing that tradition selectively, Anna Wintour – the current editor-in-chief of Vogue – shifted the focus of Met Gala to celebrities since becoming chairman in 1995. There’s no denying that since moving Directed, Anna has helped Met Gala global popularity.
In addition to the veteran designers and influencers of fashion, Met Gala ‘s guests included entertainment stars, even emerging characters, to attract more attention to the event.
The person who chooses and manages the guest list is none other than Anna Wintour. The list of guests only fit in the range of 600-750 people and must wear the right theme when attending the event.