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Mr. Setteducati's career as an independent inventor of children's toys, magic tricks and puzzles that he licenses to major toy manufacturers has spanned 30 years and has earned him 18 patents Mark Setteducati's father owned the Greenwich Tavern, a popular New York watering hole that featured an...

“I guess I’m an inventor, because I have a lot of patents and I invent things. But I consider myself more of a magician and an artist than an inventor, because most inventors try to improve the world — they try to create the better moustra...

Published on Mar 21, 2013

Mark Setteducati is a magician and artist who uses principles of mathematics and illusions in the toys and puzzles he invents. He's also a founder of the Gathering For Gardner, a biennial celebration of the life of mathematician and writer Martin Gardner. Here he talks about how math and magic influence him as an inventor. .

Magician and inventor Mark Setteducati creates HolograFX, a magic set that lets kids project holograms The game, on which he collaborated with Andre Armenante, is based on the classic Pepper's Ghost magic trick BY JEANETTE SETTEMBRE / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS It’s all fun and games for 58-year-old Mark Setteducati. The magician...