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Beauty

pat mcgrath announces second collaboration with the met

This time, she was inspired by the museum's upcoming jewellery exhibition.
Shannon Peter
10.10.18
Culture

why we need to radically rethink the power structures of the art world

Kimberly Drew is an art world activist who works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and uses social media to give visibility to artists under-represented by institutions.
Kimberly Drew
2.22.18
Fashion

google's new app lets you browse vintage chanel in vr

You can also take a tour of The Met’s conservation department or watch an animated film about the history of Ferragamo heels.
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.10.17
News

the met vow to put an end to smoking selfies

Donors and the New York City health commissioner have called on the Met to make sure no one — no matter how famous or well-dressed — lights up in the loo.
Wendy Syfret
5.15.17
News

the met spent over a decade convincing rei kawakubo to do an exhibition

The brains behind Comme des Garçons wasn’t interested in a retrospective, she’s more concerned with what’s next.
Wendy Syfret
5.5.17
News

everything we know about the met’s comme des garçons show

Rei Kawakubo was present and silent at the press conference for Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between.
Wendy Syfret
3.7.17
Fashion

10 things we learned from olivier rousteing's talk at the met

From hints of a Balmain accessories line to why he has a crush on Tom Ford, and what he thinks about fashion’s diversity problem, peek inside Rousteing's mind.
Emily Kirkpatrick
10.19.16
News

rei kawakubo said to be the next subject of a solo exhibition at the met

One of the industry's most elusive designers will have her talent exhibited to the masses.
Lynette Nylander
8.31.16
News

inside the met's couture-heavy, tech-inspired exhibition 'manus x machina'

The hand faces off against the machine ahead of this year's Met Gala.
Hannah Ongley
5.3.16
News

a new era for the anna wintour costume center

After a 15-year reign at the Met Museum’s Costume Institute, Harold Koda will hand over the reins to curator Andrew Bolton.
Alice Newell-Hanson
9.11.15
News

alber elbaz gets fomo from instagram, too

And everything else we learned from the Lanvin designer’s talk at The Met last night.
Alice Newell-Hanson
6.11.15