Hancher Auditorium wins IALD Award of Excellence

Hancher Auditorium wins IALD Award of Excellence

CBB is proud to announce that their lighting design for Hancher Auditorium at the University of Iowa has been honored with a 2017 IALD Award of Excellence. Francesca Bettridge, Michael Hennes and Nira Wattanachote, CBB design team leaders on the project, received the award at the 34th Annual IALD Awards Dinner in Philadelphia, PA. One […]

Hancher Auditorium’s Grand Opening

Hancher Auditorium’s Grand Opening

The University of Iowa’s Hancher Auditorium – a project that CBBLD completed in collaboration with Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects and OPN Architects – is widely recognized as a premier performing arts center for theatre, dance and music.  After the original building was destroyed by flooding in 2008, a new, 188,000 SF performance center opened to […]

Daryl Roth Theatre wins again with A/L Light & Architecture Award

Daryl Roth Theatre wins again with A/L Light & Architecture Award

CBBLD’s lighting design for the Daryl Roth Theatre in New York City’s Union Square is celebrated for the third time, as the recipient of a 2016 Architectural Lighting (A/L) Magazine Commendable Achievement Award for Exterior Lighting.  In addition to this most recent award, the project is honored with a 2016 Lumen Citation for Skilful Illumination […]

Daryl Roth Theatre awarded a 2016 Lumen Citation

Daryl Roth Theatre awarded a 2016 Lumen Citation

CBBLD is honored to announce that their lighting design for the Daryl Roth Theatre is the recipient of a 2016 Lumen Citation for Skillful Illumination of a Historical Facade. The project’s lighting gracefully transforms the exterior of the former bank building to make it come alive after dark. The designers’ solution was to create a […]

Green Building & Design Magazine Features NMSU Center for the Arts

Green Building & Design Magazine Features NMSU Center for the Arts

Green Building & Design’s September/October 2014 issue features the New Mexico State University Center for the Arts, in the editorial Artfully Engineered.  The article cites the project’s lighting as a key element in its achieving LEED Gold certification.  In addition to meeting a very low construction budget, the lighting has an energy usage of 24% below […]

CBBLD Represented on Lumen Award Winners’ Panel

CBBLD Represented on Lumen Award Winners’ Panel

CBBLD Principal Francesca Bettridge participated in a panel discussion entitled “A Lumen Award: The Untold Story,” hosted by the IES NYC Section.  This event featured a chat about the Lumen Award winners for 2014 and gave the inside story of why these projects won. CBBLD won two Lumen Awards in 2014, both for performing arts facility projects on […]

Two CBBLD Projects in US Airways Magazine

Two CBBLD Projects in US Airways Magazine

Two projects for which CBB designed the lighting were mentioned in separate articles in the August 2014 issue of US Airways Magazine. “The Future of Opera” focuses on the art form’s renewed popularity.  Featured is CBB’s project Opera America (at left) in New York City –  an organization that has contributed to this resurgence. Another article, “Colorful Costa Mesa” touts […]

BAM Awarded White House Arts Medal

BAM Awarded White House Arts Medal

The team at Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design congratulates The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) on being the recipient of a 2013 National Medal of Arts.  The medal is the highest award given to artists and arts patrons by the US government, in recognition of “outstanding contributions to the excellence, growth, support and availability of the arts in […]

CBBLD Honored at 2014 Lumen Awards

CBBLD Honored at 2014 Lumen Awards

Images above: Baldwin Auditorium Renovation, Duke University (left) and The Theatre School at DePaul University (right)          CBBLD is pleased to announce that we are the recipients of two Lumen Awards of Merit for 2014.   The Lumen Awards are sponsored by the New York Section of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North […]

Traxon Technologies’ Designer Spotlight: Cline Bettridge Bernstein

Traxon Technologies’ Designer Spotlight: Cline Bettridge Bernstein

  CBBLD was featured as ‘Traxon Technologies’ “Designer Spotlight” in the fixture manufacturer’s latest e-newsletter. The item praises CBB’s creative design acumen, client service dedication and commitment to sustainability, illustrated in the recent Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) Façade Restoration exterior lighting. More specifically, the article pays tribute to the company’s pioneering – and continually developing – […]

Henry Miller’s Theater featured May 4th in The New York Times

Designed in conjunction with the new LEED®Platinum (pending) One Bryant Park project, Henry Miller’s Theater will be the first new Broadway theater to open in more than 20 years and the first sustainably designed Broadway house. Energy efficient fluorescent, metal halide and halogen light sources are used to create a warm, comfortable interior environment and […]

Jazz at Lincoln Center Featured in Walking Tour

Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, was featured in a walking tour of Rambusch lighting installations in Manhattan as part of that manufacturer’s celebration of its 110th anniversary. CBBLD used Rambusch downlights to illuminate Rose Hall and The Allen Room (pictured at right), the two main performance venues in the complex. For […]