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Robin Pogrebin (pron. ro-bin POG-re-bin, born May 17, 1965) has been a reporter for The New York Times since 1995, where she has covered arts institutions, architecture, and other subjects. In October 2015, she was appointed art and auction reporter.[1] At the Times, she has also covered the magazine industry for the business section and city news for Metro. She was previously an associate producer for Peter Jennings' documentary unit at ABC News, where she did stories on subjects such as Bosnia and Haiti.[2] Before that, she spent three years as a staff reporter for the New York Observer, covering a range of subjects including city government, law and the restaurant business.[2] Pogrebin's articles also run regularly in the International Herald Tribune and she has occasionally written freelance pieces for publications such as Architectural Digest, New York, Vogue, and Departures.[3]

Pogrebin is a graduate of Yale University. She is a daughter of Bert Pogrebin, a management-side labor lawyer, and the writer Letty Cottin Pogrebin.[4] She is the identical twin sister of Abigail Pogrebin, also a writer. She married Edward Klaris, an IP attorney, in January 1993.[4] Together the two live in New York City and have two children.[2]


  1. ^ "Robin Pogrebin". DCRIT. Archived from the original on 13 May 2013. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  2. ^ a b c "Robin Pogrebin- The Municipal Art Society of New York". MAS. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  3. ^ "Times Topics: Robin Pogrebin". The New York Times. Retrieved 2015-05-12.
  4. ^ a b "Weddings; Edward Klaris and Robin Pogrebin". The New York Times. January 17, 1993. Retrieved 2009-01-26.