Bruno Gambone was born in Vietri sul Mare (SA) in 1936. At the age of fourteen he began to have his first contacts with ceramics in his father's Florentine workshop. In 1963 he moved to the United States where he was engaged in painting, sculpture, cinema and theatre. He frequented artists such as Robert Rauschenberg, Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol. In 1968 he returned to Italy and settled in Milan, where he got to know many people in the artistic world, including Enrico Castellani, Lucio Fontana, Paolo Scheggi, Agostino Bonalumi and Gianni Colombo. In 1969 he returned to dealing with the ceramics sector. He is a member of the Consiglio Nazionale della Ceramica.