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Giacomo Bertini

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Giacomo Bertini
BornGiacomo Bertini
February 9, 1965
Florence, Italy


Giacomo Bertini, living in Florence, Italy, specializes in Close-Up Magic and is best known for his coin technique.


Bertini became interested in the magic to the age of eight, and later discovered coin magic. Due to his passion, he studied and developed a personal technique and style in the coin magic.

He has performed and taught his methods in many countries including the United States, Japan, France, Canada, Argentine, Spain, Germany, Holland and Switzerland.

He has been a guest lecturer and performer at some of the most prestigious magic congresses throughout the world. He has been invited to the World Magic Seminar as lecturer. His original magic is published in some the most important magic magazines, such as Genii, Magic, Linking Ring, Ars Magna as well as several others. The Linking Ring, dedicated to Giacomo Bertini the "Cover-Story” and the “One-Man-Parade” in september 2010.

Giacomo is also the creator, organizer and president of the European Close-up Magic Symposium since the first edition of 2010 (Coin Magic Symposium) until today.[1]


  • Sleight of Coins (1999)
  • Giacomo Bertini's System For Amazement - written by Stephen Minch (2018)



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