Ricky Reiser is Afro-German, activist, autodidactic graphic artist and painter. Between 1991 and 1999 she was editor and publisher of the magazine afro look. A Journal of Black Germans. In the twelve years of its publication, the newspaper afro look has described and co-determined black history. Afro look is a community newspaper that has accompanied the development of black self-image in Germany from the very beginning. It is and remains an important part of Afro-German history.