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Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design (CBBLD) is dedicated to enhancing the grace, utility, and comfort of architectural spaces through the use of light. Francesca Bettridge and Stephen Bernstein established the firm with the late Carroll Cline in 1985, and play active roles in every project, providing an exceptional level of personal service. CBBLD’s project work […]
CBBLD is a leader in sustainable, energy efficient design. We are a corporate member of the United States Green Building Council, the official organization for LEED. certification. The USGBC has certified over 30 CBBLD projects incorporating LEED. Some of these certifications are “firsts” in the industry: the first commercial tower to obtain Platinum level certification; […]
We at CBBLD are always looking for talented people to join our friendly, collaborative team. If you are interested in applying for a job, please send your resume to Stephen Bernstein at email@example.com and Francesca Bettridge at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CBBLD Principal Stephen D. Bernstein will discuss the renovation of Grace Church with Kevin Daly of Walter B. Melvin Architects, in a seminar presented for the 2015 Open House New York (OHNY) Weekend. The seminar, presented by the Illuminating Engineering Society’s New York City Section (IESNYC), explores the restoration and relighting of the church, an […]
CBBLD’s lighting design is again represented in the 2015 Archtober “Building of the Day” calendar. Now in its fifth year, the AIA New York Section’s month-long celebration of NYC architecture has featured multiple CBBLD projects annually since the festival’s 2011 inception. Archtober 2015 highlights two more CBBLD projects: Bronx Community College North Hall and Library […]
CBBLD Senior Associate Marty Salzberg is the 2015 winner of the IES New York Section’s Brilliance Award. This award honors “dedicated service and contribution to the NYC lighting community.” The presenter at the Lumen Awards Gala on June 18 commended Marty for her enduring “dedication to improving and refining our lighting industry’s standard of excellence.” […]
CBBLD is the recipient of a 2015 Lumen Award of Merit, for the lobby lighting design at 330 Hudson Street, New York City – a LEED Gold project. The design seamlessly integrates architectural lighting and media art into a compelling environmental experience for visitors entering the building. The lobby’s architectural lighting interacts with the video […]