I teach AP History of Art which is a survey course. It's hard to cover the entirety of the history of visual representation in two short semesters, but I try.
Art History, like World History is very fast-paced. To cover so much in a year we have to go a "mile wide and an inch deep."
Our text is immense and laborious to read. I try to find magazines and articles that will cover some of our material in a more palatable way. If you've ever taken Art History you know what I mean.
I ordered a subscription to Juxtapoz without knowing anything about the magazine other than it looked at contemporary art. By contemporary, I mean cutting...