Bawra is a project by Anvita Jain that seeks to build a framework for contemporary art jewelry with a focus on India. Jain is a designer, entrepreneur, and researcher living in Prague. She co-runs the design studio Jain&Kriz. Her research interests include world histories of design and craft, with a focus on South Asian vernacular, contemporary textiles and jewelry. Jain received an MFA in 2D design from Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2012.