How to watch and live stream the event

Met Gala fans can look forward to the celebrity event this year continuing its tradition of celebrating fashion at its best on Monday, May 2.

‘Fashion’s Biggest Night’ sees the A-list elite dust off their tuxes and don the most glamorous dresses imaginable to ascend the steps of New York’s prestigious Metropolitan Museum of Arts (MOMA).

One of the hottest nights in show business made its highly anticipated return in September 2021, having previously been postponed due to the pandemic.

While this exclusive invite-only event is almost certainly inaccessible to mere mortals, you can still expect a virtual pass thanks to the Met Gala 2022 live stream.

Billie Eilish attends the 2021 Met Gala celebrating ‘In America: A Lexicon of Fashion’ at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on September 13, 2021 in New York City. No official guest list has yet been released for the Met Gala 2022
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How to watch and live stream the 76th Met Gala

The annual Met Gala will take place at the iconic Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan on the evening of Monday, May 2, 2022.

The official Met Gala livestream will be available to watch in all its glory via Vogue.comthe famous fashion site promising that it will provide “a front row seat for the event’s legendary red carpet”.

The broadcast is scheduled to kick off at 6 p.m. ET (3 p.m. PT), and the fabulous images will be streamed live across Vogue’s digital platforms, including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

The live-streamed events of the Met Gala 2022 will be led by a most entertaining trio of A-listers.

Larger-than-life Vogue editor Hamish Bowles is expected to be joined by American actress Vanessa Hudgens and TV star La La Anthony.

All three will feature unrivaled clips of the celebrities as they walk up the legendary steps of the Met Gala red carpet, while being illuminated by countless flashes from photographers around the world.

This will not only provide unparalleled access to real-time footage of some of the hottest stars as they arrive at the Met Gala, but some of the talent will also chat with Vogue presenters to offer insight into what they’re wearing and some of the latest gossip. circulating inside the MOMA on May 2.

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Victoria Beckham leaves the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute benefit gala ‘AngloMania: Tradition and Transgression in British Fashion’ at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2006 in New York City. Tickets for the 2022 Met Gala could be had for around $30,000 each or $275,000 for a table.
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What is the theme for the 2022 Met Gala?

This year’s Met Gala will celebrate the second volume of the Costume Institute’s patriotic exhibit, “In America: An Anthology of Fashion,” following “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion.”

The event anticipates the opening of the second exhibition at MOMA by The Costume Institute.

In America: An Anthology of Fashion opens May 5, 2022 in the American Wing’s Period Rooms, with this exhibit and the previous one, which opened late last year, running through September 5. 2022.

The exhibit finds MOMA’s Costume Institute Chief Curator Andrew Bolton shining the spotlight on “inclusiveness in fashion”.

A statement on the Vogue website reads: ”Who becomes American?’ was a question posed to [U.S. fashion designer] Prabal Gurung’s Spring/Summer 2020 show, and it will also be discussed at the 2022 Met Gala.”

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Kendall Jenner and Kim Kardashian had very different interpretations of the 2021 Met Gala theme. The 2022 Met Gala will celebrate the second volume of the Costume Institute’s patriotic exhibit, “In America: An Anthology of Fashion,”
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