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