PUNK: Chaos to Couture

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that the spring 2013 exhibition organized by The Costume Institute will be PUNK: Chaos to Couture.  The exhibition, which will be on view from May 9 through August 11, 2013 (preceded on May 6 by The Costume Institute Benefit), will examine punk’s impact from its birth in the 1970s through its continuing influence on high fashion today.

Punk Fashion Will be Focus of Spring 2013
Costume Institute Exhibition at Metropolitan Museum
May 9–August 11, 2013
Exhibition location: Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Exhibition Hall
Press preview: Monday, May 6, 10 a.m.–1 p.m.

A look from Chanel in 2011. Photo by David Sims/Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art