Although the museum has not confirmed the rumours, WWD reports that multiple sources close the Met – including a number who have been privy to preliminary discussions – have revealed the news.
While planning for the exhibition is very much in the early stages, sources say that the “serious and ambitious” project was thought up long ago.
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Numerous designers including Dolce & Gabbana, Christopher Kane, Jeremy Scott and Jean Paul Gaultier have referenced religion in their work, which could make for a very interesting exhibition. The nature of the subject, however, could make for a controversial theme when it comes to celebrity dressing at the gala.
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From: Harper’s BAZAAR UK