Princess Thi-Nga and Imperial Guards

Installation of Board and Directors of Friends of the Bass Museum. From left to right: Mayor David Dermer, Vincent DeSimone, Dr. Norman Jaffe, Leonard Miller, Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam, Florence Hecht, Sheila Elias Taplin, Joyce Kaiser, Executive Director Diane Camber, Jerry Chasen and Jim Horowitz. Board Members not pictured include: Walid Sfeir, Elisa Gosselin, Deborah Slack and Honorary Board Members, Melanie Muss, Sue Miller and Nora Bulnes.

Princess Thi-Nga conducting
private tour
Mayor David Dermer and Princess Thi-Nga performing ribbon cutting ceremony Guests Ascending Grand Ramp
to view collection

Installation view of jade collection

Detail of Urn-The Private Jade Collection of Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam


George Neary of GMCVB with
Thai Dancers

Lion and Thai dancers leading
guests down the Grand Ramp

Performance by members of
New World Symphony

Thai dancers leading procession
down 22nd Street to Collins

Princess Thi-Nga and Mayor Dermer

Imperial Procession to the Setai

Imperial Elephant on Collins Avenue

Executive Director Diane Camber,
Mayor Dermer and Princess Thi-Nga

Imperial setting for dinner at the Setai

Michael and Debbie Flacks

The Setai South Beach

Jorge Perez and Darlene Perez

Key to the city

Mayor Dermer presenting
Princess Thi-Nga key to the city

Mayor Dermer receives
"present of the silk"

Dancers from the The Royal Court of Thailand performed "The Dance of the Lights" for guests at the Setai during dinner

Deborah Slack, Executive Director Diane Camber and Sonia Gibson