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