a physical representation of an often overlooked hostile human interaction
There's a need for a convenient, safe, attractive stand to keep eyeglasses on. The habit of taking glasses in and out of a case, and keeping that case around, is unnecessarily jerky and a hassle.
A stand needs to be appealing and subtle when there's nothing on it, and easy to use when I need it.
Create an attractive, minimalist clock relying on the progressive shape of a nautilus to translate the passage of time into physical mass (out of acrylic, using a laser cutter).