A Native Of Ukraine. He studied at the school of arts, art N. And. Murashko, the Academy of arts in St. Petersburg, worked in Moscow, in lithography, an artist-draftsman. The paintings are located in the Krasnoyarsk Museum of art (for example, "the Prisoner in a prison cell" ). Rudchenko, executed paintings in the Cathedral, did the scenic theater sets and wrote and landscape studies. Arriving in Krasnoyarsk, lived for some time at Kartonowych. V. I. Surikov valued, Rutchenko as an interesting artist. Since 1889, Rogachenko led drawing lessons in Krasnoyarsk gymnasium and theological Seminary. In 1907 again as a teacher in Siberia (he taught drawing in secondary educational institutions of Irkutsk, Yakutsk, Chita). in 1917 he returned to Ukraine, where he continued teaching.