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See photos of the Met Gala in New York, and the people (and fashions) that were there

Billie Eilish attended The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion" exhibition on Monday in New York.
Billie Eilish attended The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion" exhibition on Monday in New York.Evan Agostini/Invision/AP

This year’s Met Gala had a distinctively youthful imprint, hosted by singer Billie Eilish, actor Timothee Chalamet, poet Amanda Gorman, and tennis star Naomi Osaka, none of them older than 25. The 2021 theme is “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion.”

Vanessa Bryant.
Vanessa Bryant.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Paloma Elsesser.
Paloma Elsesser.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Timothee Chalamet.
Timothee Chalamet.ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Rihanna.
Rihanna.ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Amanda Gorman.
Amanda Gorman.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Whoopi Goldberg.
Whoopi Goldberg.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Rapper Lil Nas X.
Rapper Lil Nas X.ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Naomi Osaka.
Naomi Osaka.ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Prabal Gurung and Venus Williams.
Prabal Gurung and Venus Williams.Mike Coppola/Getty Images
Camila Cabello.
Camila Cabello.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Lupita Nyong'o.
Lupita Nyong'o.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Kim Petras.
Kim Petras.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Allyson Felix.
Allyson Felix.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Jennifer Lopez.
Jennifer Lopez.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Justin and Hailey Bieber.
Justin and Hailey Bieber.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Rosal’a.
Rosal’a.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Simone Biles.
Simone Biles.CALLA KESSLER/NYT
Jennifer Hudson and Jordan Roth.
Jennifer Hudson and Jordan Roth.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Allyson Felix.
Allyson Felix.Mike Coppola/Getty Images
Venus Williams.
Venus Williams.CALLA KESSLER/NYT
Erykah Badu.
Erykah Badu.CALLA KESSLER/NYT
Jeremy O. Harris.
Jeremy O. Harris.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Hamish Bowles.
Hamish Bowles.CALLA KESSLER/NYT
Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys.
Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys.Mike Coppola/Getty Images
Harris Reed (left) and Iman.
Harris Reed (left) and Iman.Evan Agostini/Invision
Saweetie.
Saweetie.Mike Coppola/Getty Images
Debbie Harry.
Debbie Harry.Theo Wargo/Getty Images
Lorde.
Lorde.CALLA KESSLER/NYT
Rep. Carolyn Maloney.
Rep. Carolyn Maloney.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Lee Pace.
Lee Pace.NINA WESTERVELT/NYT
Frank Ocean.
Frank Ocean.Theo Wargo/Getty Images
Jeremy Pope.
Jeremy Pope.ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Jordan Roth.
Jordan Roth.ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Russell Westbrook.
Russell Westbrook.ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Canadian musician Grimes.
Canadian musician Grimes.ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Virgil Abloh.
Virgil Abloh.Evan Agostini/Invision
Simone Biles.
Simone Biles.Mike Coppola/Getty
Emily Ratajkowski.
Emily Ratajkowski.Theo Wargo/Getty
Megan Fox.
Megan Fox.Evan Agostini/Invision
Kim Kardashian.
Kim Kardashian.Theo Wargo/Getty