Review: Chiara Quartet Says Farewell on a High Note

Review: Chiara Quartet Says Farewell on a High Note

This piece grew out of the lengthy collaborative friendship of Mr. Glass and Mr. Barnes, who can also be the chanter for Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Lincoln, Neb. He prompt a liturgical chant to Mr. Glass, himself a pupil of Buddhist chant, as the premise for a bit. To drive the purpose dwelling, the […]

‘Heavenly Bodies’ Brings the Fabric of Faith to the Met

‘Heavenly Bodies’ Brings the Fabric of Faith to the Met

Once there was a person who wore the best silks in Italy, however traded all of them for sackcloth. His father was a rich material service provider, and in his youth he gamboled about Umbria in colourful, dandyish outfits. But when he had his calling he stripped off his advantageous garments, pledged his physique to […]

A Soprano’s Social Conscience Will Be on Display at the Met Museum

A Soprano’s Social Conscience Will Be on Display on the Met Museum

Photo Julia Bullock, proven performing in 2016, will probably be an artist in residence with the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s efficiency sequence subsequent season. Credit Julieta Cervantes for The New York Times The radiant, probing younger soprano Julia Bullock, who has anchored a number of the most modern performances of current years, would be the […]

Celebrity (Secret) Instagram Posts Taken From Inside the Met Gala

Celebrity (Secret) Instagram Posts Taken From Inside the Met Gala

Posts from the pink carpet are O.Ok., however every thing else is banned — although celebrities by no means appear to comply with the principles. ImageFrom left, Rihanna, Sarah Jessica Parker and Andy Cohen.CreditLandon Nordeman for The New York Times For designers working on appears for the Met Gala, preparation often begins months prematurely. Makeup […]

On the Met Gala Red Carpet, Playing It Unsafe

On the Met Gala Red Carpet, Playing It Unsafe

Reviewing the fabulous extremity (and occasional absurdity) of the Met Gala’s vogue saints and sinners. For anybody who has ever puzzled why Costume Institute is the identify given to the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s vogue division, the gala crimson carpet for the exhibition “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” was the reply. It wasn’t […]

The Met Gala Comes to Jesus. Rihanna Comes as the Pope.

The Met Gala Comes to Jesus. Rihanna Comes because the Pope.

Building a relationship with the Catholic Church took vital work by the Costume Institute curator Andrew Bolton. Eventually, the church lent greater than 40 gadgets to the exhibition, which encompasses an unlimited 58,600 sq. ft and extends to the Cloisters. A papal tiara, with 18,000 diamonds, was flown to New York with a bodyguard. The […]

Met Gala 2018: Live Updates From the Red Carpet

Met Gala 2018: Live Updates From the Red Carpet

Live from New York, it’s “the Oscars of the East Coast.” ImageRihanna arrives on the Met Gala in 2017.CreditBenjamin Norman for The New York Times The Met Gala just isn’t a spiritual affair, however tonight attendees might be channeling the church for this 12 months’s theme: “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” We’ll be […]

The Man Who Bought New York

The Man Who Bought New York

Last May, a well-known routine happened on the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Katy Perry ascended the pink carpet on the annual Costume Institute gala wanting just like the bride of Frankenstein in her pink John Galliano gown and veil. Jennifer Lopez wafted by in sky blue Valentino, flanked by her favourite Yankee […]

How This Teenager Landed a Met Gala Dress Design Gig

How This Teenager Landed a Met Gala Dress Design Gig

In a sixth-floor walk-up condominium within the East Village of Manhattan, in an area no wider than a prepare automobile, a Met Gala robe was created. First within the thoughts of its designer, Katya Ekimian, a 19-year-old Parsons School of Design scholar, after which from yards of material beforehand piled in luggage in a nook. […]