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Mary Lane

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Lives in Germany, Perpetually Peripatetic
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  christie's, galleries, sotheby's, art restitution, european art, art fairs, auctions, art, museums, art finance

Author @HachetteUS * Agent @aevitascreative * Fmr Chief European Art Reporter @WSJ * Fulbright Journalism Alumna* Berlin & VA Based * @NYT contributor * Email ↓

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Biography

Mary M. Lane is The Wall Street Journal's main European art & art market reporter. She is based in Berlin and responsible for the paper's European and UK coverage of museums, art galleries, auctions and art fairs.

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Recent stories she has broken include:
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@MaryLaneWSJ — 4,122 followers, 2,775 tweets

Jun 20, 2017

Politicized fat shaming? Steve Bannon tells @TheAtlantic via @RosieGray "Sean Got Fatter" = WH briefs often off lens  http://theatln.tc/2slGW4z 

Jun 20, 2017

Lined up my books for current chapter for @HachetteUS @public_affairs book & now realize Adolf is always watching me https://t.co/ZgJLrjAYzU

Jun 20, 2017

RT @timkaine: RT if you think Senate Republicans should hold public hearings on #Trumpcare and #ShowUsTheBill

Jun 15, 2017

@BVG_Ubahn Warum fährt die M4 nicht nach Alexanderplatz sondern über Rosa-L. Fahrer sagt was über die Polizei...?

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first unpaid job outside of my college newspaper was as an intern with The Addison Independent in Vermont. Great place to intern.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.

How is social media changing news?

Social media and the speed with which news is being reported makes accurate analysis and strong sourcing more important than ever.