Dana Hollister is an internationally renowned interior designer and visionary urban developer. Her design practice services an illustrious clientele, including Tom Petty, Courtney Love, Robert Downey Jr., Patricia Arquette and Tatjana Patitz. For several years, she has been instrumental in the creation of some of Los Angeles’ most successful and unique nightlife enterprises. Her ventures include Silver Lake’s 4100 Bar (founder and designer), Cliff’s Edge Restaurant (founder and designer), Brite Spot Restaurant (owner and designer). In Downtown LA, she is the force behind Bordello Bar (now ‘The One-Eyed Gypsy’) (designer and owner) and Villains Tavern (designer and owner). For several years she has been a key player in the revitalization of both Silver Lake , and Downtown Los Angeles’ ‘Artist District, both neighborhoods for which she holds great love and respect.
In 1998, she acquired the historic Canfield-Moreno Estate in Silver Lake, which she renamed ‘The Paramour’ andwhich she has since restored to its original beauty. It is listed as Historic Cultural Monument # 391, by the City of Los Angeles. Dana Hollister’s philanthropic ventures include her organization, ‘Silver Lining’. ‘The Paramour’ has hosted a series of concerts to benefit the Sunset Free Clinic, which included performances from Elton John, Sting, Beck, John Mayer, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.