Raghavendra Madhu works in the realms of social development and public health. He is the founder of Poetry Couture, a pro-bono initiative running across Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Agra and Chennai. The initiative engages established and upcoming artists in poetry recitations and dramatic readings . It has created many (free) art spaces for poetry in these cities. The Brown Indian Poetry Show has been a quirky addition in his curating journey. With his new venture Po Art Initiative he aims to amalgamate and promote various art forms like literature, short films, dance and music.