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