The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today extended hours for the final weekend of the popular Costume Institute exhibition Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology. On Friday, September 2, and Saturday, September 3, the exhibition will remain open to the public until midnight. Show More Summary
These are the stories making headlines on Wednesday.The Met delays opening for upcoming Costume Institute exhibitionFollowing Manus x Machina, the opening date for the Costume Institute's next exhibition, "Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion," has been delayed to November 18. (It was... Continue reading
The Costume Institute's Fall 2016 exhibition, Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion, on view in the Anna Wintour Costume Center from November 8, 2016, through February 5, 2017, will feature significant acquisitions of the past 10 years. The...Show More Summary
Some of the most fascinating moments in "The First Monday in May" — the documentary released this year about the 2015 Met Gala and "China: Through the Looking Glass" exhibit — were the behind-the-scenes glimpses at how the Metropolitan Museum's Costume Institute staff unboxes and prepares its... Continue reading
One more chance to see the Costume Institute's latest show
These are the stories making headlines on Thursday.The Met extends the Costume Institute's "Manus x Machina" exhibitHaving already drawn more than 350,000 visitors since its opening, the Metropolitan Museum of Art has decided to extend the current Costume Institute exhibit by three weeks,... Continue reading
It's common knowledge that the worlds of fashion and technology are becoming more intertwined every day. Recently, the most glaring example has been the Apple-sponsored Costume Institute exhibit at the Met, the theme of which — "Manus x Machina" — explores how designers use both hand- and... Continue reading
Agile hands mend seven centuries’ worth of fashion history at the Costume Institute’s conservation lab.
Katy Perry, singing superstar, will probably always at on the top of the list of the best-dressed and most stylish celebrities. The Daily Mail reports that Katy Perry’s recent appearance at the Costume Institute Gala 2016 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York saw her gliding down the red carpet wearing a flowing... Show More Summary
The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute 'Manus x Machina' exhibit shows how human skills and machine technology can come together to produce stunning designs.
On May 3rd, Kim Kardashian and husband Kanye West were crowned by Vogue Magazine as the 2016 Costume Institute Gala's best-dressed couple. It wasn't always the case for Kimmy, though. At one point, she could have served as the poster...Show More Summary
NEW YORK — The garment that welcomes visitors to the new Costume Institute exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is an ecclesiastical ivory wedding gown with a 20-foot train that is housed in a dimly lit gallery under a dramatic dome that calls to mind the nave of a cathedral. The calming Brian Eno music […]
The Costume Institute's summer exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is a flagship event for the cultural institution, what with the celebrity-filled opening gala, a new documentary about the intense preparations and, of course, major foot traffic — last year's "China: Through the Looking... Continue reading
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Beyonce attends the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for People.com) It was clear from thefirst day his new record was [...]
“Manus x Machina” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art looks at how fashion and tech-savvy design go hand in hand.
Casey Neistat, whose adventures we’ve previously written about, recently was an invited guest to the fabulous Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit aka The Met Gala and walked away with some helpful and humorous observations about attending the event that he shared with the cameras of Vogue (who did not officially endorse his advice). […]
It stands on a dais in the center of a circular room, sparkling and mesmerizing from its exalted perch. Karl Lagerfeld’s haute couture wedding ensemble is worthy of worship in the context of Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, a new exhibition from the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in Manhattan. Show More Summary
The Met Gala is an annual fundraiser for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York City. It marks the grand opening of their annual fashion exhbit, and each event celebrates the theme of that year’s exhibition. As happens at such events, a few famous faces show up to have a mingle. [...]Show More Summary
Twenty years ago, designers were using high-tech materials to create neoprene rubber wet suit and bullet-resistant body armor. Now, New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art in its new Costume Institute exhibit "Manus x Machina: FashionShow More Summary