Karl Lagerfeld: Beauty in Process

Date and Time

Friday, June 2, 2023

6–7 pm


The Met Fifth Avenue

The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium

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Robin Givhan, Senior Critic at Large, Washington Post
William Middleton, biographer, Paradise Now: The Extraordinary Life of Karl Lagerfeld
Andrew Bolton, Wendy Yu Curator in Charge, The Costume Institute, The Met

Join a fashion expert and a biographer for a reflection on the legacy of Karl Lagerfeld and his unparalleled body of work, from his designs for Balmain, Patou, Chloé, Fendi, and Chanel to his eponymous label. Andrew Bolton, Wendy Yu Curator in Charge of The Costume Institute, introduces the conversation.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty.

Free with Museum admission, though advance registration is required. Please note: Space is limited; first come, first served.

Masks are strongly recommended. See our visitor guidelines.

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.

Image: Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of BeautyGallery view, Floral Line. All designs by Karl Lagerfeld (French, born Germany, 1933–2019). Photo © The Metropolitan Museum of Art



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