Niek Takens specialized in the art of manipulation.

In 2012 Niek won the 1st prize stage magic at the under 18 juniors Dutch Championships of Magic. In 2014 Niek won the 1st prize at the Dutch Championships and the Henk Vermeyden Grand Prix, wins that he repeated with a new act in 2017. Also he has won

major competitions in France, Italy, China and Vice-Champion of FISM Europe 2017.

Niek has been seen on various national tv programs and performed over a 100 shows with the ‘Ashton Bothers’ which are one of the most famous and best selling theater shows in The Netherlands.