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Lady Gaga, Harry Styles and Serena Williams to host 2019 Met Gala

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

Lady Gaga, and have been announced as the for 2019 Met Gala.

The theme for the next year's fashion extravaganza is 'Camp: Notes on Fashion', inspired by Susan Sontag's legendary 1964 essay "Notes on Camp", reported

According to Sontag, camp is "a love of the unnatural: of artifice and exaggeration."

"Camp really means the unique ability of combining high art and pop culture; it is not kitsch. The Met exhibition will give contemporary significance to Sontag's perspective," Alessandro Michelle, of Gucci, told NYT.

The annual event will be held on May 6 at while an exhibition going by the same name will be held May 9 through September 8, 2019.

Anna Wintour, of Vogue and of Conde Nast, has co-chaired the gala every year since 1995.

Amal Clooney, and Donatella Versace were the co-chairs at last year's gala.

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First Published: Wed, October 10 2018. 12:35 IST