The “Oscars of the East Coast,” aka the Met Gala, is where art and fashion come together to raise money for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York City. The 2018 theme, Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, was interpreted by A-list celebrities and designers into bold looks for the highly-anticipated red carpet.
Though the subject could be perceived as controversial, most celebrities paid homage to the Catholic church and how it has inspired designers for centuries. Joining chairwoman Anna Wintour were co-chairs Amal Clooney, Rihanna and Donatella Versace.
Click through to see which stars went all-out, who gave a subtle nod to the theme, and who showed up in the most talked-about looks of the night.