Masks required in Abakanowicz Research Center; optional for rest of Museum. MORE




David Baker​ is the CEO and CINO of The Barrel Run. A graduate of Purdue University, he is a mechanical and fluid power engineer with a passion for entrepreneurship and vehicles. While in college, he designed, constructed, and raced a lithium ion battery-powered electric go-kart in the inaugural Purdue Electric Vehicle Grand Prix in 2010. At twenty, he built a custom 1931 Studebaker Dictator hot rod that won Best in Class at the Milwaukee World of Wheels. While the industry of the 1920s and 1930s is a strong influence on his creative style, his designs are conceptualized with modern and future technologies. When he is not inventing, he enjoys vintage cars, motorcycles, and the outdoors.

Prohibition by the Barrel | Saturday, May 13, 11:00 a.m.


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