Matthew Sweeney

Based in New York City for 10 years, Matt has taught yoga and Pilates full time since 2008, and has travelled to Tel Aviv, Ramallah, Paris, Santa Barbara, Berkeley, Bogota, Stockholm, Johannesburg and Cape Town to teach workshops, classes and private lessons.

Matthew is a Comprehensively Certified Pilates Instructor, through Stott Pilates.  He has a BFA from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Contemporary Dance.

Full Bio

Techniques I teach/provide:

Pilates, Yoga.

I've been at Evolve since:


When I'm not teaching at Evolve, you can find me: 

Reading the New Yorker or watching a movie

My favorite thing about teaching at Evolve is:

The equal importance placed on multiple mindful movement modalities

My morning routine is:

First coffee, then yoga

I'm inspired by:

People who challenge me

Best advice I've received:

No fear, no fun - Sharath Jois

My favorite quote:

Do or Do Not, there is no try - Yoda