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