Gus Yero was born in New York, N.Y and studied textile design at Parsons School of Design, and painting at The Art Students League. Yero is recognized for his personal and unique use of color. He currently lives and works in NYC and East Hampton. He has participated in numerous group shows, and his work is in many private collections. Gus Yero is currently exhibiting in Watermill, NY at the Sara Nightingale Gallery.