Jason Stein is a jeweler, metalsmith, and sculptor based in Matthews, North Carolina. He received his BFA in Metals and Jewelry Design from the Rochester Institute of Technology in 2008 and received his MFA in Metal Design from East Carolina University in 2010. He works full-time as a bench and custom jeweler in Charlotte, NC and taught curriculum classes in jewelry and metalsmithing at Central Piedmont Community College for 4 years. His work has been featured in national and international exhibitions such as "The Flying Circus" and "War: Polemos" at Munich Jewelry Week in Germany in 2020 and 2021, "Painful Hope" and "Broken Beauty" at Alliages Gallery in Lilles, France also in 2020 and 2021, "Guidelines Vol. 2" at the Baltimore Jewelry Center in 2020, "Front of The House/Back of The House" at Heidi Lowe Gallery in Rehoboth Beach, DE in 2019, and "Craft Forms" at Wayne Art Center in Wayne, PA in 2017 and 2018. In 2020 he completed a 2-week winter residency at Penland School For Craft.