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Westchester: View from Above

Grand Central Terminal, West Dining Concourse

Westchester: View from Above

Jerome Strauss
Aerial photographic views of Westchester, New York depicting scenic views of buildings and coast lines, captured by photographer Jerome Strauss.
"Westchester: View from Above" (2022) by Jerome Strauss at Grand Central Terminal's West Dining Concourse. Photo: Jerome Strauss

About the project

Jerome Strauss's photography exhibition “Westchester: View from Above,” installed at Grand Central Terminal's West Dining Concourse, presents a selection of drone photographs of locations in Westchester County, including Yonkers, Tarrytown, Eastchester, and Rye.

Strauss is interested in exploring his home of Westchester County in new ways. The photographs offer unique perspectives that will appeal to county residents, many of whom pass through Grand Central on their daily commute, as well as those less familiar with these locations. His images play with angles, textures, shapes, colors, and shadows to create abstract compositions.

The exhibit was generously sponsored by Griffin Editions and Kodak Professional.

About the artist

Born and raised in Lyon, France, Jerome Strauss has lived in the United States for the past 26 years. Now based in Westchester County, he is a consumer insights specialist by day, but allocates much of his free time to photography, particularly aerial imagery. His work has been shown at the Hudson River Museum and the Warburton Galerie in Yonkers. His photographs have also been published three times in The New Yorker.