Trailer for The First Monday in May (2016)
Premiering at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival, this documentary by filmmaker Andrew Rossi follows the creation of China: Through the Looking Glass and the 2015 Met Gala.
China: Through the Looking Glass—Gallery Views
Curator Andrew Bolton provides a tour of the exhibition.
The 2015 Costume Institute Benefit: Red Carpet Arrivals
See highlights from the red carpet at the 2015 Costume Institute Benefit, held May 4, 2015.
The 2015 Costume Institute Benefit: Red Carpet Interviews
André Leon-Talley and Joe Zee interview attendees at the 2015 Costume Institute Benefit.
Director and CEO Thomas P. Campbell and his wife, Phoebe Campbell
Michael Kors and Kate Hudson
Benefit Co-chair Anna Wintour
Benefit Co-chair Marissa Mayer
Benefit Co-chair Jennifer Lawrence
Benefit Co-chair Wendi Murdoch and her daughter Grace
Beijing Press Event
On January 8, 2015, The Metropolitan Museum of Art held a press briefing at Jianfu Palace in the Forbidden City, within the Palace Museum in Beijing, China, about China: Through the Looking Glass. Thomas P. Campbell, Met director and CEO; Shan Jixiang, director of the Palace Museum; Max Baucus, U.S. ambassador to the People's Republic of China; Andrew Bolton, curator in The Costume Institute; and renowned filmmaker Wong Kar Wai, artistic director of the exhibition, spoke to 130 members of the Chinese media.