ABOUT WILD AID
Alexandra has collaborated with fashion and nature photographer Kristian Schmidt to create a limited edition backgammon set. This exclusive conversation piece was created to help raise awareness about wildlife conservation.
This collectors limited edition showcases Kristian’s awe-inspriing whale shark photo series featuring the vulnerability of one of the ocean’s gentle giants alongside juxtaposed ethereal women.The playing pieces are made with lapis blue and turquoise stones encased in brass, each engraved with names of the world’s most endangered species in both English and Latin. Each set is signed and numbered by Kristian.
Inside — photographic print from Kristian’s Schmidt’s Waleshark series. Each signed and numbered by Kristian.
Outside — Ebony with brass sliding fastenings and hinges.
Playing pieces — Weighted brass playing pieces inlaid with turquoise and lapis stones. Each piece is engraved with names of the world’s most endangered species in both English and Latin.
60cm x 77cm x 5cm / 23.5" x 30" x 2" when open