Madonna attends The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Benefit gala celebrating the opening of the
"Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" exhibition on May 7 in New York.
Madonna poses for a photo as she was emerging on the music scene in New York in December 1982.
Madonna's look in 1984: layered tops, dark makeup and bracelets, bracelets and more bracelets.
During the first MTV Video Music Awards in 1984, Madonna set the bar with her performance of "Like a Virgin" in a low-cut wedding gown.
The Material Girl performs to a sold-out crowd during the Live Aid concert in Philadelphia on July 13, 1985.
Ever a fan of the bustier, Madonna struts her stuff during the 1987 "Who's That Girl" tour.
Then-husband Sean Penn shields Madonna from the paparazzi during a lunch break in New York on August 13, 1986.
Madonna and director James Foley work on the set of "Who's That Girl" on November 24, 1987, in Los Angeles.