Rihanna To Host The 2018 Met Gala With Donatella Versace And Amal Clooney

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Every time the Met Gala rolls around, our eyes are glued to social media to see the stunning looks and luxurious garbs of our favorite celebs. At the 2018 Met Gala, red carpet favorite Rihanna will not only be slaying in her designer threads, but she will also be hosting the star-studded event.

The Bajan beauty will be hosting the event alongside Amal Clooney, who is George Clooney’s wife, and designer Donatella Verasace.

The theme for 2018 will be “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.”  The fundraising gala will take place on May 7th, 2018 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  The donations received at the Met Gala benefit the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute, “a collection of 35,000  costumes and accessories that represent five continents and seven centuries of fashionable dress, regional costumes, and accessories for men, women, and children, from the fifteenth century to the present.” After it’s 2014 renovations, the institute was renamed the Anna Wintour Costume Center after Vogue’s  Editor-in-Chief.  Wintour is also the chair of the Met Gala, which she has been doing since 1995.