Preview – Auction: George Michael Special

George Michael
BERLIN - FEBRUARY 16: Singer George Michael poses at the "George Michael: A Different Story" Photocall during the 55th annual Berlinale International Film Festival on February 16, 2005 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images).

The late singer George Michael had a passion for modern art, and this programme follows what happened to his collection.

After his death, Michael’s private collection of work, many from Young British Artists like Damien Hurst and Tracey Emin, was sold at auction by Christie’s. In the end, the entire collection sold for more than £11million. We follow what exactly happened at the auction and takes a closer examination at some of the pieces that were sold.

Auction: George Michael Special is on Sky Arts at 20.30.