Manus x Machina at the Met 2016

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In this exclusive video, head curator Andrew Bolton talks about the dress that inspired the show (by Chanel Haute Couture); discloses one of his favorite pieces (it’s from the 1980s); and waxes lyrical about the potential of 3-D printing, which he believes “has the potential to be as radical as the sewing machine in terms of its democracy.”

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The annual Costume Institute fundraising gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art has come to be known as simply as the party of the year, watch for a visual history of the event.

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From Sarah Jessica Parker to Princess Diana to Beyoncé, here are the best Met Gala beauty looks of all time.

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Kimye talk to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about visiting Iceland, and how badly baby North wants Kim's dress.

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Idris Elba talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about playing James Bond, his first time wearing coat tails, and what creativity means to him.

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Aziz Ansari talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about his show 'Master of None' and why 'Lemonade' is the epitome of creativity.

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Wiz Khalifa talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about what creativity means to him.

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Juno Temple talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about her style inspiration.

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This year's Met Gala Co-Chair Taylor Swift talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the red carpet about her new look and how she chooses an after party.

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Selena Gomez talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about her new album, current tour, and what it's like to wear combat boots to the ball.

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Alicia Vikander talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about winning an Oscar for 'The Danish Girl' and being on the cover of Vogue for the first time.

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La La and Carmelo Anthony talk to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about getting ready since 5 a.m. and what to do with your cell phone at the ball.

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Trevor Noah talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about the magical moment when "everyone forgets who they are and what they do."

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Tom Ford talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about his guilty pleasure.

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Kylie Jenner talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about her first time at the ball.

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Kendall Jenner talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about why it's the best party in town, and what creativity means to her.

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Jaden and Willow Smith talk to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about creativity and how they stay on the cutting edge.

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Jennifer Hudson talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about Prince's passing and what it means to really express yourself.

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Amy Schumer talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about all the new material she's going to get from the event, and partying with Alexander Wang.

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Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban talk to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about her celestial-themed outfit and guilty pleasures.

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Bella Hadid talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about how long it took her to get into her dress.

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Zendaya and Michael Kors talk to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about Zendaya's futuristic look, and how she prepped for the gala with cake and ice cream.

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James Corden talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about how he gets celebrities in his car for Carpool Karaoke, and how much Anna Wintour loves him.

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Nicki Minaj and Jeremy Scott talk to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about Nicki's amazing outfit and how creativity means expressing yourself freely.

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Lady Gaga talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about her custom outfit, 10-inch heels, and performing with Mick Jagger.

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Chloë Sevigny talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about all the beautiful women at the gala, and how she's not into selfies.

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Sarah Jessica Parker and Andy Cohen talk to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about Parker's 18th century-inspired outfit and how they define creativity.

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Katy Perry talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about her custom Prada outfit, time machine, and Tamagotchi accessory.

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Gigi Hadid talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about her unique look by Tommy Hilfiger.

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Naomi Campbell talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about traveling all over the globe and eating whatever she wants.

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Lupita Nyong'o talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about what inspired her look for the ball.

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Met Director Thomas P. Campbell talks to Vogue's André Leon Talley on the Met Gala red carpet about the making of the Pergamon Show.

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Adriana Lima takes Vogue behind the scenes of her Met Gala preparation. In Lima’s case, it doesn’t take all that much; a little touch up from her Maybelline crew, an elegant chignon, and one show-stopping Giambattista Valli haute couture dress. Watch as the supermodel gets primped and polished then takes the Vogue cameras along for her ride to the museum in this candid behind the scenes look.

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On Monday, Vine star and Calvin Klein muse Cameron Dallas had a particular pep in his step due to the fact that later that evening, he’d attend his very first Met Gala. Watch the Internet phenomenon prep for his first big fashion prom—he even had a minute to do the robot in his tech white tie.

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When Rick Ross arrived at the Vogue.com punk postapocalyptic-themed pre-Met party last weekend, we asked him what he would do if it were actually the end of the world. The boss replied without hesitation, “I’ma get money.” And he always does, especially when there’s a major party on the horizon. The rapper has a pre-rager routine, if you will: “A boss always makes sure he looks good before leaving his estates.” Watch for more from Rick Ross and the Vogue.com pre-Met party.

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With a splash of glitter or a few deft strokes of golden highlighter from Pat McGrath, Zendaya, Emily Ratajkowski, and more couldn’t help but dance at the year’s most exclusive Met Gala after-party.

Travel & Lifestyle

Casey Neistat doesn’t let a little thing like “rules” get in the way of a good time. At last year’s Met Gala, the vlogger brazenly flouted decorum and attended the social media–restricted party with selfie stick in tow. In the spirit of this year’s theme, “Manus x Machina,” Neistat and his selfie stick were right at home. Here, he trades in his bike for a skateboard and runs through his five-step guide to attending the Met Gala—advice, he warns, that was not endorsed by Vogue.

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A handsome Nick Jonas gets ready—and very dapper—for the Met Gala in a customized Topman suit. The best part? He helped design the number himself.

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On the way to the Met Gala, Emily Ratajkowski and Prabal Gurung spill the details on her dress and how they get ready in style. From the Italian film legend that Ratajkowski looks to for style inspiration to how you channel the gala theme without going too high-tech, get the scoop direct from the designer and his latest muse.