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