shiv kotecha



The Switch (Wonder, 2018)
Extrigue (Make Now, 2015)


The Unlovable (2016)
The Taiwan Blue (2015)
The Iron Horse (2014)
Outfits (2012)
Paint the Rock (2011)

selected fiction

“Discarnate Nude”

selected short-form

“Operations of Pleasure: The World of Nayland Blake,” frieze


“Monica Majoli Paints the Hunks of Gay Liberation’s Halcyon Days,” frieze

“’It’s Time You Became a Refugee!’: The Films of Ritwik Ghatak,” frieze
“Painting the ‘Quiet Freedoms’ of New York’s Queer Island,” frieze
“Harry Dodge Reminds Us That We’re Not Alone,” frieze
“Tony Conrad Thought of Everything,” frieze
Painter Cy Gavin’s Transhistorical Reckoning,” frieze
“How David Robilliard Merged Poetry and Painting,” frieze

“On Michael Muhammad Knight’s Muhammad: 40 Introductions,” frieze
“B. Wurtz’s Art of Domesticity,” frieze


“A Room of Once Owned,” frieze
Huma Bhabha's Extraterrestrials Land In New York,“ frieze
“Who Has The Power: A Conversation with Aruna D’Souza,” Art in America
“Danh Vo, Take my breath away,” frieze

past talks/readings

press << reading series 

photo credit: Jameson Fitzpatrick

Shiv Kotecha is the author of The Switch (Wonder, 2018) and EXTRIGUE (Make Now, 2015). He is the New York contributing editor at frieze magazine. Writing can be found in friezeArt in America, The Brooklyn Rail, The Los Angeles Review of Books and in other publications. He is also a PhD candidate in NYU’s Department of English.