Juan Tamariz

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Juan Tamariz
Juan Tamariz durante su actuación en Puerto del Rosario (cropped).jpg
Juan Tamariz in a show in Puerto del Rosario, Fuerteventura (12/12/2001)
Born Juan Tamariz-Martel Negrón
(1942-10-18) 18 October 1942 (age 75)
Madrid, Spain
Occupation Magician

Juan Tamariz-Martel Negrón (born 18 October 1942, Madrid) known professionally as Juan Tamariz or just Tamariz is a Spanish magician.

He is an experienced cardician, a magician specializing in magic with playing cards, and well respected by his peers as an authority in the field of misdirection.[1] Tamariz performed at FISM in 2006 [2]

A celebrity of television and stage in Spain and South America, Tamariz authored five books translated into English: The Five Points in Magic, The Magic Way, Sonata, Mnemonica, and Verbal Magic. Along with Arturo de Ascanio, Tamariz spearheaded a school of thought in close-up magic that has produced FISM award-winning magicians and influenced the craft of magic.[citation needed]

Awards[edit]

  • The John Nevil Maskelyne Prize (2013)[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hartlaub, Peter (2 December 2001). "Master of illusion, collector of oddities". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved 2009-09-25. 
  2. ^ FISM website
  3. ^ "The John Nevil Maskelyne Prize". The Magic Circle. Retrieved 2017-12-29. 

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