Whence the bad blood? Gensler, 24, claims to be have been so profoundly disillusioned by his Gyro experience, it requires nothing less than revenge. "After I graduated Art Center, I actually engraved my resume on a bowling ball and had someone roll it down the middle of their office. I was so amped to work there, at the king of youth culture! Then it turned out that every day they were eating sushi, drinking sake and wondering whether their Range Rovers got detailed OK. I was extremely concerned about changing the industry. I thought that's what they were about. I came in with my big Art Center ego, and Grasse is not hungry anymore."
Gensler, however, is starving, and he intends to pick up the ball he believes Grasse has dropped. At Monsoon, "We're all a bunch of smartasses and misfits, and Philadelphia is so conservative," he enthuses. "'Our clients love us, but everyone else in town hates us. Here, I have full authority to go with whatever