Ligaya Salazar is the Director of the Fashion Space Gallery. Her work as a curator and commissioner focuses on contemporary design, fashion and graphics. She curated the V&A contemporary exhibition 'Memory Palace' in 2013, 'Yohji Yamamoto' in 2011 and 'Fashion V Sport' in 2008. In 2012, she co-curated 'Go Figure: New Fashion Illustration' at the Fashion Space Gallery in London. She devised the V&A Friday Late Program from 2008 – 2010 and a series of fashion-related Friday Lates in Paris in 2012 and curated numerous Friday Late events. She is currently Artistic Director of the East London Comics and Arts Festival and writes regularly on contemporary design and fashion. The focus of her work is on commissioning new experimental work, bringing to life the design processes behind existing work and facilitating debate around current critical thinking in fashion and design.