Matthias likes Jean (Hans) Arp, Lago di Como, Dragon Ball, Boards of Canada, Yasujirō Ozu, Factory records, Shoegaze, Hōrensō, Nobuyoshi Araki, Kedr Livanskiy, Kimchi, Solaris, Acne Studios, One Piece, Constantin Brancusi, Susumu Yokota, Ryokan, Brian Eno, Dieter Rams, Final Fantasy, Chungking Express, Setsuko Hara, Yellow Magic Orchestra, Monosodium glutamate, Kepler triangle, Tettigonia viridissima, Hans J. Wegner, Johann Sebastian Bach, Max Ernst, Ren Hang, Børge Mogensen, Koyaanisqatsi, Porter Yoshida, Hochschule für Gestaltung Ulm, Philip Glass, Miles Davis, Alvar Aalto, Nissan Skyline GT-R, Mikio Naruse, Functionalism, Max Bill, Gerrit Rietveld, Kitsune Udon, Jaakko Eino Kalevi, Wabi-sabi, Ingmar Bergman, Haruomi Hosono, Max von Sydow, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Ryu Chishu, Kishin Shinoyama, Krautrock, Bossa Nova, Andrei Tarkovsky, Kosmische Musik, 2001: A space odyssey, Archipelago of Gothenburg, Stig Lindberg, Comme des Garçons, Pastoe, Dragon Quest, Kabuki theatre, Switzerland, Pi: The movie, Mackintosh, Tadao Ando, Jon Hassell, Mujirushi Ryōhin, Ryuichi Sakamoto.