2023 Met Gala Celebrity Co-Chairmen Revealed
The celebrity quartet was introduced Wednesday by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, whose Costume Institute is the beneficiary of the exclusive fundraiser.
This year will mark one of the few times since Wintour began overseeing the event in the mid-1990s that there are no fashion designers among the chairpersons. While nominations in the past two years have come from other industries (the previous lineup included Blake Lively, Ryan Reynolds, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Regina King), American designer Tom Ford has served as honorary chair in both 2021 and 2021. 2022.
Anna Wintour arrives for last year’s Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York on May 2, 2022. Credit: Angela Weiss/AFP/Getty Images
Open from early May to mid-July, the event’s accompanying exhibition, “Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty,” will bring together some 150 designs that “explore the designer’s stylistic language.” Items on display will include creations from his time as creative director of Fendi, Chloé and Chanel, as well as pieces from his Balmain and Patou stints and designs from his namesake label.