Most of the info on the internet about Chicago-based Joey Potts is a little dated, but his color schemes are definitely not. The mix of bizarrely detailed characters and retina-scorching color palettes is what makes his work a standout for me. It really runs the gamut too: painting and installation work, custom painted toys and sneakers, and apparel design. He's one of those rare breeds whose work crosses over traditional design and fine art equally.
His most recent projects include illustrations for this new Murder By Death Video:
(Get a load of that cellist, wow, right?)