ABOUT

ARTS+STRATEGY+IMPACT

The General Store Inc is a creative content agency that designs projects, strategy, activations and experiences that ignite creativity and electrify community. Since 2005 The General Store Inc has created, produced, curated and collaborated on relative, progressive, fresh art, content and experiences. In this now future THE GENERAL STORE INC continues to produce progressive work, solve new business challenges and supports those working in the social good space.

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Seshat Y. Walker

Seshat Y. Walker is a creative consultant, maker, doer and proprietor of The General Store Inc where she designs fresh solutions, projects, and products that spark creativity and electrify community. For well over ten years she has designed creative strategy and freshly innovative projects for the Smithsonian, Florence Crittenton Youth Services, Kennedy Center,WACIF, DC Public Library, Washington Performing Arts Society, The DC Commission of the Arts & Humanities, and more. In March of this year during National Women’s Month Walker founded and launched the aSHE FUND Microgrant to support women of color creatives. Seshat is a 2019 recipient of the TribeDCFest Impact Award, and Ward 7 Woman of Excellence Award. She is also the creator and co-curator/producer of BeatsNBeans project, discussion series and radio show which received the 2019 Sisters Cities Grant. Walker earned her Masters of Arts in Design Management from Savannah College of Art & Design. She currently resides in Washington DC.

photo by Les Talusan