Met Gala 2018: “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination”

Last night, The Met Gala 2018 met at the intersection of faith and fashion with the theme “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” Daniel H. Weiss, The Met’s President and CEO said the “historic relationship between fashion, art, and religion inspiring one another and resulting in some of the most innovative creations in the history of fashion.”

While celebrities and designers flooded The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York last night, The Met @metmuseum, kept spectators at home up to date on Twitter with views from the The Met Gala 2018. Here are some of the major showstoppers of #MetHeavenlyBodies:

Rihanna looks like a Queen in custom Maison Margiela by John Galliano.

Sarah Jessica Parker in Dolce & Gabbana and Jennifer Fisher in a headpiece Altar.

The bride Kate Bosworth in Oscar de la Renta

Cardi B looking like a goddess in Moschino.

The Queen JLo in Balmain

Blake Lively starred as the grand finale on the carpet in Atelier Versace.

Andrew Bolton, Wendy Yu Curator in Charge of The Costume Institute said, “Fashion and religion have long been intertwined, mutually inspiring and informing one another.” “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” will open to view on Thursday, May 10 through October 8, 2018.

Feature image via Twitter/@metmuseum