About Us

Status Serigraph is the full service Graphic Design and Limited-Edition poster studio of Knoxville-based designer Justin Helton. Since 2005, Helton has developed into one of the most sought after young designers in the Southeast. A one-man studio specializing in graphic design for the music and entertainment industry, Helton has designed materials for some of today’s biggest musical acts, festivals and entertainment brands. Working with bands like Phish, The Avett Brothers, My Morning Jacket, Ween, The Black Keys, and festivals like Bonnaroo, Forecastle and Outside Lands, Helton has created an array of designs for the music industry. Working out of his studio in downtown Knoxville, TN, he uses a unique blend of design, illustration, and typography in his work and his posters are screen printed by hand. As an alumni of the University of Tennessee, and former Creative Director for AC Entertainment, Helton’s experience has lead him to design for such brands as A&E Television, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., and Sugarlands Distilling Company. Helton’s designs have been featured in publications such as Gigposters Vol. 2, 1000 More Greetings, Relix Magazine and has been talked about on such websites as the Chive, Paste Magazine, Buzzfeed and OMGposters.com.


  • A little peek at the Slightly Stoopid texas run variant... on sale now in the web store!
  • If you're headed to @peachmusicfest this weekend make sure to stop by merch stands and grab one of these angels! My tribute to Gregg Allman & Butch Trucks... have a blast, what an amazing line up! #thepeach #gigposter
  • My poster for @forecastlefest goes up tomorrow at 2pm eastern! An artist edition and a small run of "underwater" lava foil variants will be available! Don't miss out!
  • Favorite band sandwich weekend is officially over! Back to work! Thanks for a great time @phish @tame__impala @scotty5001 @thismustbebrock and New York City! Until next time...
  • @tame__impala @panoramanyc oh yeah!
  • Shoutout to the homie @darinshock ! This was super cool to see going in last night! Nice work man! #phish #bakersdozen