KCAI will host a Patron Preview from 6 to 10 p.m. Dec. 5 (Thursday), on the eve of the public opening of the end-of-semester exhibition and sale. Tickets are $125. Partygoers will have an opportunity to tour selected studio departments; view and purchase work before the exhibition and sale open to the public on Dec. 6; and enjoy a progressive evening of food and drinks. A trolley will provide rides to the various studios. The party starts at Vanderslice Hall on the KCAI campus, 4415 Warwick Blvd.