Pilates Mat class. How does it differ from the Tower, Reformer and all the other apparatus or sessions offered at most Pilates studio. What is it? Well, it’s the foundation of the Method. And it ain’t easy. Core Pilates NYC love mat classes and is always inventing new twists on the classics. From PilatesBarre to Pilates mat with props… we keep it fresh. Here, Co-founder and senior teacher Kim Villanueva explains what exactly Pilates Mat work is and how it’s different.