2020        Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture- The State University of New York at New Paltz​, USA

2014        Bachelor of Fine Arts- Tainan University of Technology (TUT), Tainan, Taiwan


2021-22  Adjunct Instructor, Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh, NY, USA 

                *ART 4016 Studio Art: Modern Approach of Making Art

                *ART 1020 Basic Drawing Techniques

2017       Teaching Assistant, The State University of New York at New Paltz​, USA

                *ARS 170/ ARS 270 Intro and Basic Sculpture

2014-15  Art Teacher, Tainan Municipal Dagang Elementary School, Tainan, Taiwan

                *Performance Art in the classes for 3rd grade
                *Visual Art in the classes for 5th and 6th grades
                *Led two hundred 6th grades students on the 8.2' x 23' mural public art project


2021        Newburgh Now!, Holland Tunnel Gallery, Beacon, NY, USA

2021        Contempo: East to Perform, The Howland Cultural Center, Beacon, NY, USA

2021        11th Annual Art & Earth Juried Exhibit, Berkeley Arts Council, Martinsburg, WV, USA

2021        Exchanging Texture, Taina; Mbmore, Taipei; Taichung Municipal Wen-Hua Senior High School,

                 Taichung; Graphics Life Studio, Tainan, Taiwan

2021        PLAY, The Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

2020        Let the Good Times Roll, ArtPort Kingston, Kingston, NY, USA

2020        Breaking Through, SUNY New Paltz MFA Thesis Exhibition, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art's

                 Alice and Horace Chandler Gallery and North Gallery, New Paltz, NY, USA

2020        Big Read Art Exhibits, Adriance Memorial Library and Boardman Road Branch Library,

                 Poughkeepsie, NY, USA

2020        Art Show in celebration of Local Art, Wired Gallery, Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz NY, USA

2020        Other Worlds Are Possible- SUNY New Paltz Spring 2020 MFA Thesis show,

                 the online gallery at

2020        The Idea Puzzle Cube, Kingston Library, Kingston, NY, USA

2020        Time, BAU Gallery, Beacon NY, USA

2020        Outdoors In, Unison Art Center, New Paltz, NY, USA

2019        The Shape of Memories, The Loft Artists Association, Stamford, CT, USA

2019        Entomology, Manny's Art Supplies, New Paltz, NY, USA

2019        Composed to Decompose outdoor exhibit, Unison Art Center, New Paltz, NY, USA

2019        Eye of the Beholder, MD Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD, USA

2019        Exchanging Texture, Texture Studio, Taina; Mbmore, Taipei; Taichung Municipal Wen-Hua

                 Senior High School, Taichung; Error 22, Tainan, Taiwan

2019        Recycle 2019 Art Exhibition, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC), Brooklyn, NY, USA

2019        The Earth Speaks V, Dunning Art Gallery, Tannersville, PA, USA

2019        Sublime Concepts, Bethany Arts Community, Ossining, NY, USA

2019        2019 SUNY Student Art Exhibit and Best of Show Awards-

                 SUNY System Administration, Albany, NY, USA

2018        President's Residence, New Paltz, NY, USA

2018        What’s Next? The experimental outdoor exhibition, Unison Art Center, New Paltz, NY, USA

2018        International Biennial Print Exhibit: 2018 ROC, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan

2018        Recycle 2018 Art Exhibition, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC), Brooklyn, NY, USA

2017        ReUse Sculpture, Clean Water Park, New Paltz, NY, USA

2017        Installations in White Cube, SUNY New Paltz Fine Art Building Rotunda, New Paltz, NY, USA

2015        The Pastel Art Work Group Exhibition, Art Center of Tainan University of Technology, Taiwan

2014        The 2014 Graduate Exhibition, Kaohsiung Cultural Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2014        Love Art in Life, Art-Gate Group Exhibition of Oil Painting,

                 National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan

2013        Unfathomable Mystery, Exhibition of the Art Education on Surrealism in Taiwan,

                 PingTung Art Museum, Ping Tung, Taiwan

2013        Tainan Local Fine Arts Exhibition, Tainan Municipal Culture Center, Tainan, Taiwan

2012        The 13th Huang Shi Art Exhibition, Changhua County Culture Affairs Bureau, Changhua, Taiwan



2020         Maxine Leu's been nominated by the associate professor of critical studies, Matthew Friday

                  and associate professor of Art, Emily Puthoff as the SUNY Chancellor’s Award 2020, NY, USA

2019         ARTSPACE Student Award of The Earth Speaks V, Tannersville, PA, USA

2019         $3,000 art grant for SunCommon’s Community Solar Array Project, NY, USA

2018         The First Place Award in Perifying Pumpkin of The Night of 100 Pumpkins, New Paltz, NY, USA

2018         Peoples' Choice of Recycle 2018 Art Exhibition, BWAC, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2018         Selected Prize of International Biennial Print Exhibit: 2018 ROC, Taiwan

2018         The Best show in 2018 Group Award of Sculpture Jam, Sculpture Space, Utica, NY, USA

2017-19   Graduate Student Research and Creative Project Award, SUNY New Paltz, NY, USA

2016-17   The First Place Award in Peculiar Pumpkin of The Night of 100 Pumpkins, New Paltz, NY, USA

2014         Merit Award of the Talking About Printmaking Art Exhibition, Tainan, Taiwan

2014         Perfect Attendance Award (2007~2014), Tainan University of Technology, Tainan, Taiwan

2014         Outstanding Student Award of the 2014 Graduate Exhibition, TUT, Tainan, Taiwan

2013         Honorable Mention of the 2013 Tainan Local Fine Arts Exhibition, Tainan, Taiwan

2012         Silver Medal Award of the 3rd Southern Art Exhibition, Tainan, Taiwan

2012         Judges’ Award of the 13th Huangsi Art Exhibition: 3D crafts and photography, Taiwan

2012         Merit Award of the 27th Annual Exhibition of New Year Prints, Taiwan


2021        Habitat For Artists 2021 - residency interview video producer for ArtPort Kingston, NY, USA

2021        PLAY @ The Staatsgalerie Stuttgart - intro video editor for ArtPod Berlin

2021        Commissioned artist in The Rye'sAbove Project,

                 The Rye Arts Center and The Rotary Club of Rye, Rye, New York, USA

2021        Participating Artist in Rockland Virtual Art Festival, New York, USA

2020        Participating Artist in the collaboration of community, ​Community of Peace: An artistic study on

                what brings us together, New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce, New Paltz, New York, USA

2019        Participating Artist in the upcycling crafts workshop, O+X= Do and Don't, and the walking tour,

                Stories of Water and Waste, O+ Festival, Kingston, New York, USA

2019        Listen to them - four minutes intro video editor for the artist, Megumi Naganoma.

2019        Mushroom Shed Opening Ceremony photographer for the artist, Amanda Heidel.

2018-21  The cover page designer for the convention Chinese Institute of Engineers- the USA 

2017        Identified the 19th Chinese painter, Ke-Chang Dai of a Mi Fu painting,

                 The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, USA


2021        Art Instructor in the class of Chinese Painting,

                 The Mid Hudson Chinese Language Center, NY, USA

2021        Teaching Artist in the workshop of Printcycling, The D.R.A.W Kingston, NY, USA

2021        Teaching Artist in the class of “Aha” moment- Event Documentary Tips

                 The D.R.A.W Kingston, NY, USA

2021        Visual Arts Instructor in the class of Basic Chinese Brush Painting,

                 The Cornell Creative Arts Center, The Arc Mid-Hudson Kingston, NY, USA

2020        Visiting Artist in the NEA Big Read special talks of When Gnomes Need to Clean Their Homes

                 Adriance Memorial Library, Poughkeepsie, NY, USA

2018        Teaching Artist in the workshop of Upcycling Recycling,

                 Woodstock Artists Association and Museum, Woodstock, USA

2018        Volunteer Artist in Printmaking and Calligraphy of Chinese New Year Workshops,

                 Elting Memorial Library, New Paltz, USA

2013        Teaching Artist Assistant in the printmaking workshop in Pingtung Asia Print Exhibition,

                 Pingtung Art Museum, Pingtung, Taiwan


Leu, Maxine. HFA 2021 Project @ArtPort Kingston. YouTube. uploaded by Maxine Leu, 25 May, 2021

Leu, MaxineMade in the USA, When gnomes need to clean their homes: MFA Thesis-Sculpture, SUNY

                      DSpace, May, 2020 

Leu, Maxine. Earth Day Action - Two Hour Collection. YouTube. uploaded by Maxine Leu, 7 February, 2020

Leu, Maxine. Plastic bag mummy cleans streets, New Paltz Times, 25 April, 2019

Leu, Maxine. The Bags. YouTube, uploaded by Maxine Leu, 23 June 2018.

Leu, Maxine. How To Do Pumpkin Carving, THE ESL TIMES, May 2017

Leu, Maxine. Qiumei Lai Oil Painting Solo Exhibition, 476th Art Exhibition News, Artist Magazine, 2015

Leu, Maxine. Not Junk: Virtual Curation, Ph.D.Huang Chin Fu Academic Platform, 2013