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2020 Met Gala theme revealed

The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City has announced the theme of the 2020 Met Gala and the accompanying Costume Institute exhibition:

Met Gala 2019: Best fashion from the red carpet

The Met Gala's red carpet is known for delivering some of the most daring fashion statements of the year. The charity benefit -- which costs upwards of $30,000 a head to attend -- has a rich history of attracting risqué outfits. Lady Gaga wore not one -- but four outfits to the event while actor Billy Porter, decked all in gold, was carried in on a chaise by six shirtless men.

How to navigate 5,000 years of art in one day at the Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the most iconic museums in the world. Nestled into the eastern side of Central Park, it epitomizes uptown grandeur while offering a world-class art collection visitors on a sliding scale donation. Covering over two million square-feet, the Met features 5,000 years worth of art.