American art Metropolitan Museum of art has canceled the holding of this year, the ball costume Institute Met Gala because of the pandemic coronavirus.
On it informs edition of Vogue, which editor in chief — Anna Wintour is one of the organizers of the Met Gala.
The event was scheduled for 4 may, but in March he announced his transfer indefinitely. It is noted that the met is closed from 12 March, all three of its branch in new York closed.
According to forecasts, the Museum will begin to receive visitors in August.
We will remind, the ball costume Institute Met Gala is held every year since 1948, on the first Monday of may. In previous times it was canceled in 2002 on the background of the attacks of September 11, 2001.
As previously reported, in the United States because of the coronavirus canceled the presentation of several awards and CinemaCon festival.