NEW YORK — The annual Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala, was co-hosted by Rihanna, Amal Clooney, and Donatella Versace. On Monday, May 7th, the Costume Institute presented “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” themed extravaganza.
Designed to create a dialogue between fashion and the masterworks of religious art in the museum’s holdings — the show was presented in a trinity of locations: the Anna Wintour Costume Center, the medieval galleries at the Met’s Fifth Avenue location, and further uptown at the Cloisters.
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