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