The Tao of Fu-Tung Cheng
Nationally Known for Promoting the use of Cast Concrete, the East Bay Designer Talks About his Innovative Kitchens and Whole-House Design Plans.
by Chloe Harris
Perhaps it’s the calming energy that seems to emanate from designer Fu-Tung Cheng — who, after more than 25 years in the industry, still draws each and every design by hand—that gives warmth to his sleek concrete countertops, fireplaces, floors and walls. Despite concrete’s reputation as an industrial material, this California-born designer, martial-arts master and tai chi instructor has proven that concrete used in residential construction can be anything but cold.