Camila Villafañe

By Camila Villafañe

LifeBuzz Staff

See The Inside Of Jim Carrey's Mind.

He recalls that it had been a bleak winter in New York, where he needed color.

Though he doesn't come out and say it directly, this may have been related to his on again, off again relationship with Cathriona White, which began in 2012 until her eventual death in 2015.

He recalls that it had been a bleak winter in New York, where he needed color.

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We imagine that after Cathriona's suicide in 2015 from an overdose, Carrey painted even more.

He describes the experience of painting as finding independence and claims he loves "the freedom of it" because no one else can tell him what he can and can't do while he paints.

We imagine that after Cathriona's suicide in 2015 from an overdose, Carrey painted even more.

Jim Carrey / Vimeo

While some have criticized Carrey's style of painting, others have been a bit more encouraging.

After the short film, which was directed by David Bushell, was posted, it went viral, and celebs like LeBron James had nothing but praise for the comedian's surprising artistic talent.

While some have criticized Carrey's style of painting, others have been a bit more encouraging.

Jim Carrey / Vimeo

The six-minute documentary is quite an eye opener for fans of Jim Carrey.

But of course, the video only shows the massive recently revealed artistic talent occurring inside the actor's studio space in New York City in mere glimpses.

The six-minute documentary is quite an eye opener for fans of Jim Carrey.

Jim Carrey / Vimeo

Art has been used as a form of emotional healing for quite some time.

It's clear that Carrey is trying to work through something that's painful, like the loss of his ex, Cathriona White, who was in his heart despite the fact that they were no longer together.

Art has been used as a form of emotional healing for quite some time.

Jim Carrey / Vimeo

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