Galit Gaon is the Chief Curator of the Design Museum and the Israeli Cartoon Museum at the Mediatheque Cultural Center, Holon, Israel. She is a former independent design curator, Senior Lecturer at the Bezalel Academy, Shankar School of Design and Head of the Product Design department at Ascola School of Design, Tel Aviv. Gaon, designed, developed and curated museum programs, curatorial studies and industrial design grant programs that have supported and nourished the growth of a strong and successful design community in Israel. She is a board member at the Advanced Design Forum of the Ministry of Industry as well as acting board member at the Israeli Institute of Packaging and Design Association. Following her B.A. in design and curatorial studies, she co-established a design studio that specialized in developing museum programs for children.