Why SoFi bucks the design trend of stadiums, reps good architecture

An aerial view shows SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Feb 8, 2022. Photo credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports.

The LA Rams and Cincinnati Bengals will play this Sunday’s Super Bowl beneath SoFi Stadium’s sweeping, low-slung silver canopy. LA Times arts and architecture columnist Carolina Miranda breaks down what makes SoFi unique and the design choices architects made while building the $5 billion stadium.