Met Gala postponed: 15 of the wildest outfits in recent years to soften the blow

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Met Gala postponed: 15 of the wildest outfits in recent years to soften the blow

In the center, Lady Gaga caused a sensation on the red carpet at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in a corset top, a blazer and virtually nothing else except for a pair of fishnet tights. New York, May 2, 2016

The much-awaited annual gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York will not take place on May 4. In mid-March, Vogue's editor-in-chief and the chairwoman of the event, Anna Wintour, announced that due to the global coronavirus pandemic, it would not go ahead as originally planned, without specifying whether this year's gala was cancelled or simply postponed. While we are still waiting to find out more, and to console ourselves at missing out on one of the fashion calendar's wildest spectacles, here is a look back in pictures at 15 of the craziest outfits seen on the Met Gala's red carpet in recent years.