#MetGala

This year the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s (Met) 2020 exhibition of "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion," will become Act I of a two-part affair. (Photo credit: Instagram/Met Gala official)

  • The Met Gala is set to return this year in a much more intimate capacity
  • The 2020 edition was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic
  • Timothée Chalamet, Billie Eilish, Amanda Gorman, and Naomi Osaka will serve as co-chairs of the gala

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New York's star-studded Met Gala will focus on youth and diversity this year. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ @recordingacademy)

  •  Timothee Chalamet, Amanda Gorman, Billie Eilish and Naomi Osaka will co-chair the event
  • The Met Gala reception is scheduled to be conducted on September 13
  • The 2020 edition was canceled due to the pandemic

The Met Gala 2021 is already sold out, with single tickets priced at $30,000 and tablets costing $275,000. (Photo credit: Twitter/@tchalamet)

  • It will mark Timothee Chalamet's debut at the event
  • He has been seen in the past sporting brands such as Louis Vuitton, Prada and Haider Ackermann
  • The event will be held through a two-part exhibition, with the first part starting on September 18

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Kendall Jenner wore an orange feathered dress for Met Gala (Photo Credits: Instagram/@kendalljenner)

  • New York's premiere Met Gala is back and not one but two shows celebrating American fashion are in the works
  • The first show entitled "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion" opening September 18 to celebrate The Costume Institute's 75th anniversary
  • The second exhibit "In America: An Anthology of Fashion"  will kick off May 5, 2022. Both will run until September 5 of that year