Bespoked - a celebration of handmade bicycles & those who make them.

university of iowa

Art and engineering students at the University of Iowa Design, Build and Ride hand built bicycles, with new technology and traditional tools. Frames are made in both steel and titanium and have been exhibited at both NAHBS and the Philly Bike Expo. Each frame exhibited is designed and fabricated by one student at the University of Iowa. Since 2010 81 students have built bikes, with some going on to work in the industry and become independent frame builders.

Maker - Professor Steve McGuire and students

Designer - Professor Steve McGuire and students

Where - Iowa, USA

Iowa, USA