Comic Creator


Willem Bentvelzen

(b. 16 April 1981, The Netherlands)  Netherlands


Cartoon by Argibald

Argibald is a Dutch cartoonist and the pen name of Willem Bentvelzen. Born in Zeist, he eventually settled in Utrecht, where he graduated in Image and Media Technology at the School of Fine Arts in 2005. He contributes his absurd cartoons to Utrecht-based publications like De Inktpot, Straatnieuws and Het U-Blad. His work appears in Rails, De Leeuwarder Courant, De Volkskrant, Zone 5300, Feyenoord Magazine, Van Speijk, Pulpman, and digitally on sites like De Speld and FOK!.

De Inktpot (February, 2006) by Argibald
De Inktpot (February, 2006)

He also draws for firms and events like Het Kaaschaafcollectief, Twink BV, Vereniging Solidair, Festival Mooie Woorden, De Sneaknacht and Culturele Zondagen. Book collections have been published by BeeDee ('Als Maandagochtend een Gestalte had', 'Lief Dagboek') and Xtra ('Als Vader Abraham van Huis is...', 'Ik vond de site beter').

Art by Argibald


Argibald in De Nederlandse Stripgeschiedenis

Last updated: 2014-05-06

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