Architectural Foundation of Santa Barbara

Blog Corner

AFSB Blog Columns

The Grad Lounge

This corner-blog features short pieces by graduate students at the University of California, Santa Barbara. It is a venue where scholarship and the Santa Barbara landscape come together, offering points of view from Art and Architecture History students, most of whom see Santa Barbara with fresh eyes.

This series is curated by Jeremy White, AFSB Board of Directors.

Architectural Macabre

The dark histories behind architectural gems are as spooky as they are beautiful. Join me as we tour stunning structures and discover why visitors never want to leave...even after death.


This series is curated by Selinda Tuttle, AFSB Board of Directors.

Betsy J. Green's "The Great House Detective"

Betsy J. Green has been a writer for more than 25 years. In 2020, she began writing "The Great House Detective" column for The Santa Barbara Independent weekly paper.

This series is written by Betsy J. Green, Freelance Writer.