These tweets pair Met Gala looks with their art inspirations

Going deep on fashion’s holiest night.

May 08, 2018
These tweets pair Met Gala looks with their art inspirations Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images

Last night, celebrities did their best to interpret the Met Gala's 2018 theme, Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, to varying degrees of success. Between Rihanna going as the literal pope and men showing up in mostly just tuxes, some people got there more than others. On Twitter, newly minted art historians worked fast to connect on-theme Met Gala looks with their possible Renaissance art inspirations. See the art behind the best looks below.

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These tweets pair Met Gala looks with their art inspirations