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