Conference 2023:
Forging New Paths

Travel & Explore

Meals & Networking

Vendor Marketplace

Workshops & Seminars

Field Sessions

Tours & Experiences

Mosaic Marathon

Exhibitions & Opportunities

Art Salon & Silent Auction







Laura Buchner

Laura Buchner

Building Conservation Associates, Inc, NYC, NY
New York City, NY


Laura Buchner received her Master of Science in Historic Preservation from Columbia University. She is a senior conservator and project manager at Building Conservation Associates, Inc. in New York City, where she has been involved with preservation efforts at numerous projects, including the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, St. Patrick's Cathedral, and the New York Hall of Science. In 2018, she was awarded the James Marston Fitch Mid-Career Fellowship to pursue research related to the fabrication, deterioration, and conservation of dalle de verre by Gabriel Loire. She is currently writing a book about the history and preservation issues associated with dalle de verre, based on that study and with the support of the 2022 FAIC Samuel H. Kress Conservation Publication Fellowship. Laura is a Fellow of The Corning Museum of Glass.


Featured Sessions


MGAI Exhibition Opening

Friendships & Networking

Laurie Wells, Old World Stone - credit_Mark F Heffron

Education & Inspiration

Mary Clerkin Higgins on Restoration Panel, San Antonio 2019 - Photo Credit: Kyle J. Mickelson

Industry News & Information

Downtown Buffalo

Travel & Discovery