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.


  • Anyone heading out to see @bandofhorses tonight or tomorrow? If so make sure to stop by the merch table and grab one of these guys! #bandofhorses #knoxville #chattanooga #gigposter
  • For those of you getting ready to get down with @umphreysmcgee in Philly this weekend make sure to stop by the merch stand and grab one of these prints I did for the shows! #umphreysmcgee #philadelphia
  • Never, never, never, never, never gets old. #phish #nashville
  • Went by the legendary @hatchshowprint today while in Nashville... one of my biggest influences in life realizing that running a poster studio could be a real thing. So cool to visit such a legendary shop! #nashville #hatchshowprint
  • The best..
  • Was honored to do a new poster for the legendary @vanmorrisonofficial These guys are going up at 2pm today! Link at the top of the page!