House on Fire. From the series, ‘A Woman with Two Names’

Photograph by

Vittoria Mentasti

About this image

A house on fire in Iqaluit, Nunavut, thought to be an act of arson. Most of the 46 fires that occurred in Iqaluit in 2012 were of suspicious origin. This image is part of a series exploring the modern way of life and social challenges faced by the Native Inuit, in Nunavut, a large region in the Canadian Arctic.