Kateřina Rudčenková was born in Prague in 1976 and studied at the Jaroslav Jezek Conservatoire and at the Faculty of Economics and Management in Prague.
Since 1998 she has published poetry in Czech dailies and literary magazines. She is editor of the cultural internet magazine Dobrá adresa.
Her first collection Ludwig was published to general acclaim in 1999. Her second book No Need for You to Visit Me came out in 2002, and Nights, Nights in 2004. A bilingual book of her poetry Nicht nötig, mich zu besuchen was published by Wieser Verlag in Austria in 2002. Kateřina Rudčenková lives in Prague.