The Cosmic, Psychedelic, Glow-in-the-Dark Art of Alex Aliume

Alex Aliume is about to show me his latest painting, made with a new technique. I’m on my knees on the floor of his 8- by 12-foot basement studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn, and 3D neon fluorescent artwork covers almost every square inch of wall, floor, and ceiling. The new painting is called Cosmic Consciousness. When …