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.


  • If you were lucky enough to be @davetimmexico you may have seen this poster for night 3 I did! Super excited to have been asked to do another for this great event. Already had a ton of messages about these and we’re a bit backed up at the studio at the moment. Info on the AE drop will come soon, but until we have that info ready I will not be answering any questions regarding the drop, thanks everyone!
  • If you’re headed to the Concert for Island Relief tonight at @radiocitymusichall to see Dave Matthews, @treyanastasio, @aaronneville, or @hurrayfortheriffraff make sure to swing by the merch booth and grab one of these for a good cause! I’ll have some artist edition copies up next week... info soon!
  • My artist exclusive diamond foil variants for the New Years run of @sts9 shows are up now in the store! #sts9 #nye #newyearseve
  • Tomorrow at 2pm eastern my posters for @widespreadpanichq and @consciousalliance NYEwill go up for sale! This will include an artist Edition as well as a rainbow foil variant, gold foil variant and a few surprise one-off monoprints. Also releasing will be a ton of NYE posters for other bands as well... get ready!
  • My poster for the legendary Willie Nelson’s run of NYE shows starting tonight! Make sure to grab one at the merch stands while they last! #willienelson #newyearseve #2018
  • My friends at @sugarlandsshine just brought by a nice Christmas gift! Thanks guys!!! #Christmasbooze #sugarlandsshine