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