7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Fashion and art come together in The First Monday in May, which follows the creation of 'China: Through the Looking Glass,' the most attended fashion exhibition in the history of The Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the 2015 Met Gala, the star-studded fundraiser. Follow Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief of Vogue magazine and Met Gala chair, Andrew Bolton, the curator who conceived the groundbreaking show, as they prepare for an unforgettable evening. Following the film will be two special guest moderators, both fashion industry insiders, Jean Gordon of Jean Gordon Style and Stacy Holmen of Worth New York. Nominated for Best Documentary Feature Film—Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016. Suggested donation: $5. Refreshments served. The New Perspectives Documentary series is programmed and moderated by filmmaker Megan Smith-Harris. A Q&A will follow the film. Registration highly recommended. Register online or call 203-762-6334.