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Jim Carrey Has A Hidden Love For Art, And His Paintings Are Actually Pretty Impressive

Jim Carrey is well-known to most people around the world for his work as an actor and comedian. After crafting the kind of onscreen career he has over the years, it's not hard to see why. But what most people probably don't know is that Jim Carrey is secretly a painter and has even had some of his work put up in galleries in recent years.

In a mini-documentary surrounding his career as a painter and sculptor, Jim Carrey talks about art and his path to it in a way that's truly eye-opening. After spending a fair amount of time sketching and drawing as a kid, Carrey eventually progressed into painting and sculpting as an adult. Especially during a period in his life where he was in deep self-reflection.

Here are some of Jim Carrey's trippy paintings along with some of his own musings about the craft and why he finds such fulfillment doing it. And it's more likely than not, that you'll walk away from this list stunned to learn that not only is he a world-renowned actor and comedian, but yes, Jim Carrey is an artist too.