Sunday, December 21, 2014

NEW and Limited! The Oldest Trick in the Book by Bob Read

Shipping Now! Bob Read spent much of his life amassing the world’s largest collection of historical illustrations of the cups and balls: woodcuts, lithographs, oil paintings, and drawings, nearly 1,500 in total, each catching a magician mid-performance. The works in this collection cover an incredible span of time and geography with items from France, Spain, […]

June 19, 2014 by | Filed under Magic News  
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On its Way! Gibecière 17, Volume 9, Number 1

Gibecière 17, Volume 9, Number 1 Winter 2014 The latest Gibecière is on its way from the printers! It is a fantastic issue, and we are really looking forward to you receiving it. We begin this issue with the tenth and final installment of the excellent and enlightening “Investigation into Magic in Japan after the […]

February 12, 2014 by | Filed under Gibecière, Magic News  
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Gibecière 16, Summer 2013, Vol. 8, No. 2

Gibecière Vol. 8, No. 2 Now shipping! Summer 2013 issue of our flagship publication Gibecière! Our biggest issue yet (at 288 pages and nearly 2 lbs) opens with a long-anticipated piece by Barry Wiley on the Piddingtons. Syd Piddington was a magician who was captured and imprisoned as a POW in Changi prison, Singapore during World […]

September 10, 2013 by | Filed under Gibecière, Magic News  
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Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay

We are exceptionally pleased to have the opportunity to notify you of the pending release of Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay at the Film Forum in NYC. For fans and students of magic, this is a must see and will probably sell out quickly. Get tickets right away and view the […]

April 11, 2013 by | Filed under Magic News  
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Conjuring Arts Featured in the Wall Street Journal!

Conjuring Arts is very pleased to have been featured on the front page of today’s Wall Street Journal! Please pick up a hard copy or read the article on line. The online version features extra content including audio and video!

March 21, 2013 by | Filed under Magic News  
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Gibecière Vol. 8, No. 1

Gibecière Vol. 8, No. 1 It’s kind of a big deal. Our 15th issue of Gibecière is our biggest issue ever! As with some previous issues of our journal, we are once again very proud to deliver a long lost manuscript that sheds refreshing light on our history while also unearthing some forgotten treasures. The […]

March 18, 2013 by | Filed under Gibecière, Magic News, Research  
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Gibecière Vol. 7, No. 2

Welcome to the 14th issue of Gibecière (Vol. 7, No. 2)! We have just received an advanced copy and are expecting to have them in the office and shipping out to current subscribers around July 18th! This issue features a number of glorious articles, as well as Stephen Minch’s excellent “Pocket Notes” and a robust addition […]

June 29, 2012 by | Filed under Gibecière, Magic News  
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Gibecière Vol. 6, No. 2 Shipped!

Gibecière Vol. 6, No. 2 Our latest issue has arrived and is on its way to our subscribers! This issue completes the first dozen issues and marks the end of our 6th volume. Happy anniversary Gibecière! As usual, we have a rich variety of contributions from a number of authors to make for some fascinating reading. […]

July 28, 2011 by | Filed under Gibecière, Magic News  
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Gibecière Vol. 6, No. 2 to Ship July 15th!

Our 12th issue of Gibecière is now on its way to us…and will quickly be on its way to you! This issue features another great translation by Lori Pieper of an important work, Attractive treasury of curiosities by Diego Joseph Zamorano. Recently we published an English translation of Pablo Minguet è Yrol’s Engaños a ojos vistas (Deceptions […]

June 28, 2011 by | Filed under Magic News  
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Gibecière Vol. 6, No. 1 Shipping Now!

We are pleased to inform you that the latest issue of Gibecière has arrived at Conjuring Arts, and we are shipping them to subscribers now! Thank you very much for your support, and we hope you enjoy what we have put together. This issue of the journal features Jim Steinmeyer, Mitsunobu Matsuyama, Stephen Minch, Bill […]

February 11, 2011 by | Filed under Magic News  
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