Daria Bonera was born in Milan. After graduating in Fashion Marketing from St Martins School in London, she started working for Contrasto Photo Agency in Milan. In 2004 she moved to Grazia Neri Photo Agency, where she represented several international agencies and photographers as well as selected new photographers for the Agency.
In 2008 Daria went to New York to work as the agent of documentary photographer Donna Ferrato and representing Grazia Neri’s photographers all through the United States, while collaborating with magazines such as The New York Times, Newsweek, Time and other major publications. In 2009, she came back to Milan and started her own Agency DB Daria Bonera where she represents a few selected documentary and fashion photographers and illustrators for advertising and corporate work.
Daria Bonera is a producer and photo consultant for advertising campaigns in Italy and worldwide. Some of her clients include Young & Rubicam, Benetton, Fabrica, Tita, Barabino & Partners, Burberry, Alberto Guardiani, Brema and Nestle.
In these years Daria was invited as a portfolio reviewer at Les Rencontres d’Arles, Passion & Profession, Festival della letteratura di viaggio and PhotoPlus Expo in New York and as a part of the Jury for the “Prix de la Photographie, Paris”, Px3 and Czech Press Photo Contest. Beside her own business, Daria is also the photo editor consultant and editorial coordinator for Touring-National Geographic Traveler Italy.