Sure, Michael Bay gets parodied and made fun of, but he is one of the very few directors in Hollywood who can 1. choose what he wants to do, and 2. work in his favorite genre. Michael Bay is the Picasso of overly slick action movies. He works within his medium and we reward him for it.
He’s not interested per se in making small indie art films like your precious Wes Anderson, but if he was, I bet he could pull it off. But yeah, there would probably be explosions. So yeah, check out the fan-made movie trailer that dares to explore “What if Michael Bay directed ‘Up’?”