Shoppers in downtown Birmingham have another option when it comes to contemporary art and design pieces. The Blu Arch Collection, which is owned and operated by a brother-and-sister duo, opened on November 15. The gallery features an eclectic array of contemporary pieces that Chuck Krause and Betty Ruddy have collected from across the state and the country. It is located at 142 West Maple and will be open seven days per week. The Blu Arch Collection will be open from 10am to 6pm, Monday through Friday, 10am to 5pm on Saturday and from noon until 4pm on Sunday. The collection includes works by local Michigan artists, along with artwork by artists from around the United States.