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David Kwong

Author, Magician

Los Angeles

As a magician and New York Times crossword constructor, David Kwong mixes puzzles and illusion. With a background in film (and a Harvard degree in the history of magic), he’s the founder of the Misdirectors Guild, an elite group of magicians that specialize in illusion for film, television and theater. Kwong was the head magic consultant on the 2013 hit film “Now You See Me,” and is currently working on “Deception,” an ABC pilot about a magician in the FBI. Kwong spoke at the TED 2014 conference, and regularly lectures and performs for companies around the world. His TED Talk has been viewed 1.5 million times. Spellbound is his first book.

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The Art of Illusion - Success Strategies From a Professional Magician

The Art of Illusion - Success Strategies From a Professional Magician

Join author David Kwong for a for a discussion on his latest book, Spellbound, which highlights 7 fundamental principles of illusion that will increase your powers of persuasion.

The Art of Illusion: Success Strategies From a Professional Magician

The Art of Illusion: Success Strategies From a Professional Magician

Join author David Kwong for a for a discussion on his latest book, Spellbound.

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