Opening Monday, Sept. 20 and continuing on view through Wednesday, Nov. 10 the West Valley Art Museum (WVAM) will be featuring work by the Contemporary Watercolorists of Arizona. This notable group is comprised of 40 of the state’s top artists highlighting the many nuances and variations possible in water media. It is a juried members showcase. On Thursday, Sept. 23 from 4 to 6 p.m. there will be an awards reception. Masks must be worn within city hall and during the reception. The WVAM Art Gallery is located on the first floor of Peoria City Hall, 8401 W. Monroe Street, in Old Town Peoria. Gallery hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Thursday from noon to 6 p.m. For additional information, contact WVAM at 623-972-0635 or www.wvam.org.